Resist : 35 profiles of ordinary people who rose up against tyranny and injustice (Book, 2018) [WorldCat.org]
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Resist : 35 profiles of ordinary people who rose up against tyranny and injustice

Author: Veronica Chambers; Paul Ryding; Cory Booker
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of Harper-CollinsPublishers, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A nonfiction collection of profiles of prominent activists for young readers"--
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Genre/Form: Biography
Nonfiction
Biographies
History
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Biographies Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Veronica Chambers; Paul Ryding; Cory Booker
ISBN: 9780062796257 0062796259
OCLC Number: 1030446781
Description: 209 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Joan of Arc --
Martin Luther --
Galileo Galilei --
Samuel Adams --
Frederick Douglass --
Sojourner Truth --
Susan B. Anthony --
Lozen the Apache warrior --
Sitting Bull --
Queen Liliuokalani --
Lucretia Mott --
Ida B. Wells --
Mohandas Ghandi --
Emiliano Zapata --
Dietrich Bonhoeffer --
Chiune Sugihara --
Hedy Lamarr --
Nelson Mandela --
Oskar Schindler --
The Dalai Lama --
Dolores Huerta and Cesar Chavez --
Fannie Lou Hamer --
Rachel Carson --
John Lewis --
Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcom X --
Miriam Makeba --
Harvey Milk --
Wangari Maathai --
Archbishop Óscar Romero --
Malala Yousafzai --
Janet Mock --
Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II --
Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors and Opal Tometi --
Anastasia Somoza --
The million women of the Women's March.
Responsibility: Veronica Chambers ; foreword by Senator Cory Booker ; illustrated by Paul Ryding.

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"A nonfiction collection of profiles of prominent activists for young readers"--

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