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Black Abolitionists and Freedom Fighters
Kimberly Hayes Taylor ©1996

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  • 160 pages
  • More than 55 black-and-white photos and drawings
  • Reinforced library binding
  • 6" x 9"
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Grades 5 and up
  • ISBN: 978-1-881508-30-4
  • $19.95







“The inclusiveness of the information helps set this book apart from other collected biographies on the subject.”
School Library Journal

Profiled are Richard Allen (minister), Sojourner Truth (activist/abolitionist), Nat Turner (slave rebel), Henry Highland Garnet (orator), Frederick Douglass (journalist/orator), Harriet Tubman (conductor on the Underground Railroad), Booker T. Washington (educator), Mary Church Terrell (activist), and nine other black activists.