A biography of the first African American woman to be elected to Congress, and to run for a major party nomination for president recounts her girlhood in Barbados and her entry into politics
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Gr. 3-5. Shirley Chisholm's rise to prominence in the U. S. political arena is interestingly depicted in this addition to the First Book series. The readable, large-print text focuses on the varied political aspects of Chisholm's career, including her election as the first black woman to Congress and her run for the presidency. A well-crafted biography of a determined and dedicated woman, the book includes numerous black-and-white photographs framed in wide lines of turquoise and burnt orange. A short bibliography is appended. April Judge
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Book Description Franklin Watts, 1994. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110531201686
Book Description Franklin Watts. LIBRARY BINDING. Book Condition: New. 0531201686 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1147029