Freedom's Promise: John Lewis: Civil Rights Leader and Congressman, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Tammy Gagne
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532175671
  • ISBN-13: 9781532175671
  • DDC: 323.09
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released January 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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John Lewis is an influential African American politician who played a key role in the civil rights movement. He raised awareness of racial discrimination and violence in the 1960s. This book explores Lewis’s activism and political career. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
A Letter from Duchess.
1: Bloody Sunday.
2: Sitting in and Speaking out.
3: Becoming a Leader.
4: Still Making History.
Fast Facts.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Authors.