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The Beatitudes : from slavery to civil rights

Author: Carole Boston Weatherford; Tim Ladwig
Publisher: Grand Rapids Mich. : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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The Beatitudes form the backdrop for Weatherford's free-verse poem that traces the African American journey from slavery to civil rights.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carole Boston Weatherford; Tim Ladwig
ISBN: 9780802853523 0802853528
OCLC Number: 424331224
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Responsibility: written by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Tim Ladwig.

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Since the earliest days of slavery, African Americans have called on their religious faith in the struggle against oppression. The Beatitudesfrom Jesus' Sermon on the Mountform the backdrop for  Read more...

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