Gateway Biographies: John Lewis: Courage in Action, 1st Edition

  • Matt Doeden
  • Published By: Lerner Publications
  • ISBN-10: 1541512391
  • ISBN-13: 9781541512399
  • DDC: 328.73
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released June 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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John Lewis is one of the most courageous leaders of the civil rights movement. In 1986, Lewis won a seat in US Congress, which he continues to occupy. Follow Lewis's journey to Washington, DC, where he fights for equality.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Deep South.
2: A New Perspective.
3: Stepping into Adulthood.
4: Committing to the Cause.
5: Marching On.
6: A New Life.
7: Entering Public Service.
8: Conscience of the Congress.
9: Challenging the White House.
Important Dates.
Source Notes.
Selected Bibliography.
Further Reading.