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She was the first! : the trailblazing life of Shirley Chisholm / by Katheryn Russell-Brown ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System. (Show)

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library jB (CHISHOLM) (Text) 33062009338311 Juv Biography Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781620143469
  • ISBN: 1620143461
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
"A picture biography of educator and politician Shirley Chisholm, who in 1968 was the first Black woman elected to Congress and in 1972 was the first Black candidate from a major political party (the Democratic party) to run for the United States presidency. An afterword with additional information, photographs, and source lists are included"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-10 Lee & Low Books.
Grades 4-6 Lee & Low Books.
Subject: Chisholm, Shirley, 1924-2005 > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American legislators > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women legislators > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American teachers > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Teachers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.
Biographies.

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