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Author Raatma, Lucia.

Title Barbara Jordan / Lucia Raatma.

Publication Info. New York : Marshall Cavendish, [2014]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL YA Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  YA 328.73 JOR BIOGRAPHY    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 96 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Leading women
Leading women.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 93) and index.
Contents Introduction : the keynote speech -- Early life -- Becoming a lawyer -- Entering politics -- Making history -- Representative Jordan -- The national spotlight -- Jordan's legacy -- Timeline -- Source notes.
Summary "Presents the biography of Barbara Jordan against the backdrop of her political, historical, and cultural environment"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Jordan, Barbara, 1936-1996 -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Congress. House -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Legislators -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women legislators -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women legislators -- Texas -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Texas -- Politics and government -- 1951- -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9780761449560 print
0761449566 print
9781608707133 ebook
160870713X ebook

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