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    The march on Washington

    Summer, L. S., 1959-

    Explains what events led Martin Luther King, Jr., to develop his famous speech, "I Have a Dream."

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    African Americans and the Revolutionary War

    Harper, Judith E., 1953-

    Portrays the treatment and struggles of African Americans during the Revolutionary War and their contributions to the war effort.

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    Mary McLeod Bethune

    Jones, Amy Robin, 1958-

    A simple biography of the black educator who was instrumental in creating opportunities for blacks in education and government.

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    Matthew Henson and the North Pole Expedition

    Gaines, Ann.

    A brief biography of the black explorer and seaman who, together with Robert E. Peary, discovered the North Pole in 1909.

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    Jesse Jackson

    Meadows, James, 1969-

    Discusses the life of Jesse Jackson, including his involvement in the civil rights movement, his presidential campaigns, and his role as freelance diplomat and world humanitarian.

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    Scott Joplin : the king of ragtime

    Sabir, C. Ogbu.

    Examines the life and accomplishments of the well-known ragtime pianist and composer, who wrote over 500 pieces of music, including a ballet and two operas.

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    Barbara Jordan : African American politician

    McNair, Joseph D.

    Traces the life and work of this African-American woman who was a respected politician, teacher, and spokeswoman for democracy.

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    Leontyne Price

    McNair, Joseph D.

    Presents a biography of the African-American opera singer whose performance of Aida at the Metropolitan Opera in 1961 earned her a forty-two-minute standing ovation.

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