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Jesse Jackson : a biography

Author: Pat McKissack; Scholastic Inc.
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, Inc., ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the Afro-American minister and civil rights worker who ran for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Photographs
Biographies
Authors' presentation inscription (Provenance)
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Jesse Jackson; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Jesse Jackson; Jesse Jackson; Martin Luther King, Jr.
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pat McKissack; Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0590431811 9780590431811 0590423959 9780590423953
OCLC Number: 19722771
Notes: Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature copy inscribed by the author.
Description: 108 pages : illustrations, photographs ; 22 cm
Contents: Prologue: the victory --
Growing up in Greenville --
Separate and unequal --
The call --
Working with Martin Luther King, Jr. --
Operation breadbasket --
Dreamer of new dreams --
People united --
We must act, not just react --
The challenge goes on --
Can Jesse win? --
Jesse can't lose --
Proud to be a Jackson --
Epilogue: Keep hope alive --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: Patricia C. McKissack.

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A biography of the Afro-American minister and civil rights worker who ran for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988.

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