Freedom's Promise: The Birth of Hip-Hop, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Tammy Gagne
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532171943
  • ISBN-13: 9781532171949
  • DDC: 781.649
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released March 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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The hip-hop movement began with a party in 1973. Musicians, dancers, and artists were a part of the hip-hop movement. This book explores the history of this movement and its importance today. 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: It Started with a Party.
2: The Rise of Hip-Hop.
3: Hip-Hop’s Message.
4: Hip-Hop’s Legacy.
Fast Facts.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Authors.