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Marching to the Mountaintop free pdf Ann Bausum returns to the subject of Civil Rights with more exhaustive research, more compelling narrative, and more new and fascinating analysis than any other non-fiction author for children today. This new angle on the historically significant and fascinating life and work of Martin Luther King, Jr. sheds light on the issues of race, labour, civil rights, and poetry in the USA, from the turbulent period of the 1950s and 60s down the decades to today.

About Ann Bausum

Ann Bausum is an award-winning children's book author on the lookout for personal stories that connect readers with our nation's past and the echo of history in current events."Marching to the Mountaintop"is Ann's ninth book for the National Geographic Society. With painstaking research, an eye for just the right illustration, and a compelling narrative, awardwinning author Ann Bausum makes history come alive for young people. Previous books for National Geographic include"Denied, Detained, Deported: Stories From the Dark Side of American Immigration"-"Muckrakers: How Ida Tarbell, Lincoln Steffens, and Upton Sinclair Exposed Corruption, Inspired Reform, and Helped Found Investigative Journalism"-"Freedom Riders: John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights Movement, "which was a Sibert Honor Book, and"With Courage and Cloth: Winning the Fight for a Woman's Right to Vote," winner of the Jane Addams Award. Ann lives in Beloit, Wisconsin. To find out more about her writing, visit her on the Web at www.AnnBausum.com"

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Author : Ann Bausum
Publisher : National Geographic Society
Data Published : 28 November 2011
ISBN : 1426309392
EAN : 9781426309397
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 112 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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