This little light of mine the life of Fannie Lou Hamer

Title This little light of mine the life of Fannie Lou Hamer
Names Mills, Kay.
Book Number DB036316
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Born the twentieth child of poor southern sharecroppers, Fannie Lou Hamer entered a world of poverty, hard labor, repression, beatings, and racism. Her courageous work with the Mississippi voter registration campaign, that began in 1962, made her an enduring symbol of the civil rights movement. And for the next fifteen years her fiery songs and stories inspired audiences to action. For senior high and older readers.
Language English
Local Subject Biography - BIO
United States - History - 973
Young Adult Interest - YA
History - North America - 970
LC Subject African Americans - Biography
African Americans - Civil rights - Mississippi
African Americans - Civil rights
Civil rights movements - United States - History - 20th century
Civil rights workers - United States - Biography
Mississippi - Race relations
Young adult nonfiction
Audience Notes Female narrator. NLS/BPH
For senior high and older readers. NLS/BPH
Publication Info 2014
Original Publication Recorded from: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Dutton, c1993. 0525935010
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