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We rise : speeches by inspirational black women.

Author: Amanda MeadowsBarbara JordanCondoleezza RiceFannie Lou HamerMichelle ObamaAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills : Phoenix Books, Inc., 2010.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : English : AbridgedView all editions and formats
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We Rise: Speeches by Inspirational Black Women is a rare compilation of memorable speeches delivered by celebrated African-American women from both past and present. Spanning decades and elucidating the fight for equality, it not only captures important pieces of black history, but reveals the struggle from a female perspective. The live recordings in this captivating collection are preceded by a short biography to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)475449435
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Meadows; Barbara Jordan; Condoleezza Rice; Fannie Lou Hamer; Michelle Obama; Rosa Parks; Cynthia McKinney; Mary McLeod Bethune; Shirley Chisholm
ISBN: 9781607475385 1607475383
OCLC Number: 651040746
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Abridged.
Duration: 2:08:19.
Performer(s): Introduction read by Amanda Meadows.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 30735 KB; MP3 file size: 60291 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents: Disc 1: Barbara Jordan: Democratic National Convention Keynote Address, July 12, 1976 (21:04) --
Condoleezza Rice: Republican National Convention Speech, August 1, 2000 (14:26) --
Fannie Lou Hamer: Testimony before the Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, July 22, 1964 (10:01) --
Michelle Obama: Democratic National Convention Speech, August 25, 2008 (18:22) --
Rosa Parks: Remarks at the Million Man March, October 16, 1995 (3:52). Disc 2: Cynthia McKinney: Green Party Presidential Nomination Acceptance Speech, July 13, 2008 (23:10) --
Mary McLeod Bethune: "What does American democracy mean to me?", November 23, 1939 (7:28) --
Shirley Chisholm: "The black woman in contemporary America," June 17, 1974 (29:06).
Other Titles: Speeches by inspirational black women

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We Rise: Speeches by Inspirational Black Women is a rare compilation of memorable speeches delivered by celebrated African-American women from both past and present. Spanning decades and elucidating the fight for equality, it not only captures important pieces of black history, but reveals the struggle from a female perspective. The live recordings in this captivating collection are preceded by a short biography to introduce each speaker.

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