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March. Book one

Author: John Lewis; Andrew Aydin; Nate Powell
Publisher: Marietta, GA : Top Shelf Productions, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This graphic novel is a first-hand account of Congressman John Lewis' lifelong struggle for civil and human rights, meditating in the modern age on the distance traveled since the days of Jim Crow and segregation. Rooted in Lewis' personal story, it also reflects on the highs and lows of the broader civil rights movement. Book one spans Lewis' youth in rural Alabama, his life-changing meeting with Martin Luther  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comics (Graphic works)
Coretta Scott King Award (Author): Honor book
Comic books, strips, etc
Autobiographical comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: John Lewis
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Lewis; Andrew Aydin; Nate Powell
ISBN: 9781603093002 1603093001 9781480625006 1480625000 9781484402597 1484402596 9780606324366 0606324364
OCLC Number: 855264301
Notes: "March is a vivid first-hand account of John Lewis' lifelong struggle for civil and human rights, meditating in the modern age on the distance traveled since the days of Jim Crow and segregation. Rooted in Lewis' personal story, it also reflects on the highs and lows of the broader civil rights movement."--Back cover flap.
Awards: Coretta Scott King Author Honor, 2014.
Description: 121 pages : black-and-white illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: John Lewis ; [co-written by] Andrew Aydin ; [art by] Nate Powell.

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Offers account of author's lifelong struggle for civil and human rights, meditating in the modern age on the distance traveled since the days of Jim Crow and segregation.  Read more...

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Congressman Lewis, with Michael D'Orso's assistance, told his story most impressively in Walking with the Wind (1998). Fortunately, it's such a good story-a sharecropper's son rises to eminence by Read more...

 
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