Ida B. Wells: mother of the civil rights movement

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Publisher:
Clarion Books,
Pub. Date:
c2000.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 8.3 - AR Pts: 7
Lexile measure:
1140L
Description
The acclaimed civil rights leader Ida B. Wells (1862-1931) is brought vividly to life in this accessible and well-researched biography. Wells was a founder of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), and she helped black women win the right to vote. But what she is most remembered for is the success of her lifelong crusade against the practice of lynching--called by some "our nation's crime"--in the American South. She fought her battle by writing and publishing countless newspaper articles and by speaking around the world. Her outspokenness put her in grave danger many times over, but she would not be silenced, and today she is credited with ending lynching in the United States. Her story is one of courage and determination in the face of intolerance and injustice. AFTERWORD, BIBLIOGRAPHY, INDEX.
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ISBN:
9780395898987
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 8.3, 7 Points
Lexile measure:
1140L
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subject_facet African American women civil rights workers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, African American women journalists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Lynching -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature, United States -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature, Wells-Barnett, Ida B., -- 1862-1931 -- Juvenile literature
title_display Ida B. Wells : mother of the civil rights movement
title_full Ida B. Wells : mother of the civil rights movement / Dennis Brindell Fradin and Judith Bloom Fradin
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title_sub mother of the civil rights movement
topic_facet African American women civil rights workers, African American women journalists, Civil rights workers, History, Lynching, Race relations, Wells-Barnett, Ida B