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    Profiles in courage

    Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.

    Famous book by President Kennedy in which he profiles men of integrity caught in adverse circumstances, including John Quincy Adams, Daniel Webster, Thomas Hart Benton, Sam Houston, Edmund G. Ross, Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, George Norris and Robert A. Taft.

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    Profiles in courage

    Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.

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    Robert Kennedy : a memoir

    Newfield, Jack.

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    Living history

    Clinton, Hillary Rodham.

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    Make way for Sam Houston

    Fritz, Jean.

    Traces the life of the soldier who led the fight for Texas' independence from Mexico, served as governor and senator, and opposed secession during the Civil War.

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    Barbara Jordan

    Haskins, James, 1941-

    A biography of the Congresswoman from Texas, the first black woman ever to be elected to that office from the South.

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    Barbara Jordan : politician

    Naden, Corinne J.

    Examines the life and career of the African-American woman from Texas who became a prominent political figure.

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    Lewis, John, 1940 February 21-

    A graphic novel trilogy based on the life of civil rights leader and congressman John Lewis.

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    Lewis, John, 1940 February 21-

    A graphic novel trilogy based on the life of civil rights leader and congressman John Lewis.

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    J.C. Watts

    Lutz, Norma Jean.

    Follows the life of J. C. Watts, who played professional football, served as a Baptist minister, and became the first Republican African-American to be elected to Congress from Oklahoma.

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    John Lewis in the lead : a story of the civil rights movement

    Haskins, James, 1941-

    "A biography of John Lewis, Georgia Congressman and one of the 'Big Six' civil rights leaders of the 1960s, focusing on his youth and culminating in the voter registration drives that sparked 'Bloody Sunday,' as hundreds of people walked across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama. Includes a note by Congressman Lewis and a timeline"--Provided by publisher.

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    Preaching to the chickens : the story of young John Lewis

    Asim, Jabari, 1962-

    "Give[s] readers a...glimpse into the boyhood of Civil Rights leader John Lewis. John wants to be a preacher when he grows up--a leader whose words stir hearts to change, minds to think, and bodies to take action. But why wait? When John is put in charge of the family farm's flock of chickens, he discovers that they make a wonderful congregation! So he preaches to his flock, and they listen, content under his watchful care, riveted by the rhythm of his voice. Includes an author's note about John Lewis, who grew up to be a member of the Freedom Riders, chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, and demonstrator on the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, and is now a Georgia congressman"--Provided by publisher.

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    What do you do with a voice like that?

    Barton, Chris.

    Tells the story "of lawyer, politician, and civil rights leader Barbara Jordan"--Provided by publisher.

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    Lewis, John, 1940 February 21-

    A graphic novel trilogy based on the life of civil rights leader and congressman John Lewis.

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    Lewis, John, 1940 February 21-, author.

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    The amazing age of John Roy Lynch

    Barton, Chris.

    "A picture book biography of John Roy Lynch, one of the first African-Americans elected into the United States Congress"--Provided by publisher.

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    Andrew Young : a matter of choice

    Simpson, Janice Claire.

    A biography of the black congressman who was appointed United States ambassador to the United Nations in 1977.

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    David Crockett : the man and the legend

    Shackford, James Atkins.

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