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Author Brooks, Maegan Parker, author.

Title FANNIE LOU HAMER : AMERICA'S FREEDOM FIGHTING WOMAN / Maegan Parker Brooks.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2020]
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1 copy ordered for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction on 03-31-2021.
Description vii, 213 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Library of African American biography
Library of African-American biography.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-204) and index.
Summary "Fannie Lou Hamer leapt to America's attention in 1964 when she delivered a stinging indictment of the American promise to the Democratic National Convention. This accessible biography underscores that Hamer's testimony was but one moment within a remarkable life that spanned fifty-nine tumultuous years in the history of American race relations"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Hamer, Fannie Lou.
African American women civil rights workers -- Mississippi -- Biography.
Civil rights workers -- Mississippi -- Biography.
ISBN 9781538115947 : HRD 34.00
1538115948 : HRD 34.00

 
    
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