Freedom's Promise: Barbara Jordan: Politician and Civil Rights Leader, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Deirdre R.J. Head
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532170521
  • ISBN-13: 9781532170522
  • DDC: 328.73092
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Barbara Jordan’s work as an educator, a lawyer, and a politician helped shape the American civil rights movement. This book explores her legacy. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
A Letter from Duchess.
1: A Legend in Progress.
2: Jordan’s Early Career.
3: State Senator.
4: Congressional Career.
5: Jordan’s Legacy.
Fast Facts.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Authors.