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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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American lives (Heinemann Library (Firm))
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville JB JACKSON (Text) 39230031137456 Children Books Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j B JACKSON, GILLIS (Text) 33946002258890 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1403469830 (hc)
  • ISBN: 9781403469830 (hc)
  • ISBN: 1403469903 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781403469908 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago : Heinemann Library, [2006]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A bad scare -- Childhood -- A school star -- College and marriage -- The call -- Operation breadbasket -- The end of the dream -- Push -- Run, Jesse, run! -- Running again -- What's next? -- Freedom and fairness -- Living the dream.
Summary, etc.:
"Jesse Jackson has spent most of his life fighting for civil rights for African Americans and others in America and around the world. Can you imagine what his life must have been like? What is he like as a person? Read this book in order to get to know Jesse Jackson and find out how he still tries to make life better for himself and other people around the globe."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Jackson, Jesse, 1941- > Juvenile literature.
Jackson, Jesse, 1941-
African Americans > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Presidential candidates > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Biography.
Civil rights workers > United States > Biography.
Presidential candidates > United States > Biography.

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