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Shirley Chisholm

Lucia Raatma

Shirley Chisholm

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Published by Marshall Cavendish Benchmark in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chisholm, Shirley, -- 1924-2005 -- Juvenile literature,
  • United States. -- Congress. -- House -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • African American legislators -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Women legislators -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Legislators -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Teachers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Presidential candidates -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Lucia Raatma.
    GenreJuvenile literature, Biography
    SeriesLeading women
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE840.8.C48 R33 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23654696M
    ISBN 109780761449539
    LC Control Number2009029673
    OCLC/WorldCa428731338


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