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The Resource Open wide the freedom gates : a memoir, Dorothy Height ; with a foreword by Maya Angelou

Open wide the freedom gates : a memoir, Dorothy Height ; with a foreword by Maya Angelou

Label
Open wide the freedom gates : a memoir
Title
Open wide the freedom gates
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Dorothy Height ; with a foreword by Maya Angelou
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dr. Height, the president of the National Council of Negro Women, recalls her childhood battles with racism, college in New York during the Harlem Renaissance, her encounters with powerful leaders, and her work among the rural black communities fighting teen pregnancy and instilling black family values. This is a true insider's account of the 20th century's most noble cause
Biography type
autobiography
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205248
Cataloging source
DLC
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1912-
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Height, Dorothy I.
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Height, Dorothy I.
  • National Council of Negro Women
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Target audience
adult
Label
Open wide the freedom gates : a memoir, Dorothy Height ; with a foreword by Maya Angelou
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 322 p.
Isbn
9781586481575
Lccn
2003046581
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ADK-1519
  • IG$ 2003046581
Label
Open wide the freedom gates : a memoir, Dorothy Height ; with a foreword by Maya Angelou
Publication
Note
Includes index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 322 p.
Isbn
9781586481575
Lccn
2003046581
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ADK-1519
  • IG$ 2003046581

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