Having our say: the Delany sisters' first 100 years

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Publisher:
Kodansha International,
Pub. Date:
1993.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 5.9 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure:
890L
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An inspiring memoir by two lively, keen-witted African American senior citizens. In their 200+ combined years, Sadie and Bessie Delany have seen it all. They saw their father, who was born into slavery, become America's first black Episcopal bishop. They saw their mother--a woman of mixed racial parentage who was born free--give birth to ten children, all of whom would become college-educated, successful professionals in a time when blacks could scarcely expect to receive a high school diploma. They saw the post-Reconstruction South, the Jim Crow laws,
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ISBN:
9780440220428
156836010
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.9, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
890L
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Grouped Work ID 6c66e773-1c96-b71b-c99f-5201355c92e5
Full title having our say the delany sisters first 100 years
Author delany sarah louise
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-03-17 04:54:26AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-22 04:40:58AM

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subject_facet African Americans -- Biography, Delaney family, Delany, Annie Elizabeth, -- 1891-1995, Delany, Sarah Louise, -- 1889-1999, United States -- Race relations
title_display Having our say : the Delany sisters' first 100 years
title_full Having our say : the Delany sisters' first 100 years / Sarah and A. Elizabeth Delany ; with Amy Hill Hearth
title_short Having our say :
title_sub the Delany sisters' first 100 years
topic_facet African Americans, Delaney family, Delany, Annie Elizabeth, Delany, Sarah Louise, Race relations