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Fannie Lou Hamer

Acts of Courage

by Terry Barber


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This biography of Fannie Lou Hamer is a high-interest, low-vocabulary book for adolescents and adults with limited literacy skills. Fannie Lou Hamer (1917-1977) grew up in the American South at the time of the Jim Crow laws. "Sick and tired" of being treated like a second-class citizen, Hamer overcame social and political barriers. She dedicated her life to rallying for equal rights and voting rights for black people.

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Grass Roots Press
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Acts of Courage


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