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The Resource The firebrand and the First Lady : portrait of a friendship : Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the struggle for social justice, Patricia Bell-Scott

The firebrand and the First Lady : portrait of a friendship : Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the struggle for social justice, Patricia Bell-Scott

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The firebrand and the First Lady : portrait of a friendship : Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the struggle for social justice
Title
The firebrand and the First Lady
Title remainder
portrait of a friendship : Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the struggle for social justice
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Bell-Scott
Title variation
Portrait of a friendship, Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the struggle for social justice
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Describes the unlikely friendship between First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt and Pauli Murray, a granddaughter of a mixed race slave and a lesbian, who became a lawyer and civil rights pioneer, and the important work they each did, taking stands for justice and freedom."--NoveList
Summary
Describes the unlikely friendship between First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt and Pauli Murray, a lawyer and civil rights pioneer whose grandfather was a mixed race slave, and the important work they each did, taking stands for justice and freedom
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2017.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2016
Biography type
collective biography
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10469889
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bell-Scott, Patricia
Dewey number
973.917092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Roosevelt, Eleanor
  • Murray, Pauli
  • Episcopal Church
  • Women social reformers
  • Presidents' spouses
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • African American feminists
  • African American intellectuals
  • Female friendship
  • Murray, Pauli
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor
  • Episcopal Church
  • African American feminists
  • African American intellectuals
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • Clergy
  • Female friendship
  • Friendship
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Women social reformers
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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portrait of a friendship : Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the struggle for social justice
Label
The firebrand and the First Lady : portrait of a friendship : Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the struggle for social justice, Patricia Bell-Scott
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-434) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn927241537
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 454 pages
Isbn
9780679446521
Lccn
2015033959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)927241537
Label
The firebrand and the First Lady : portrait of a friendship : Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the struggle for social justice, Patricia Bell-Scott
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-434) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn927241537
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 454 pages
Isbn
9780679446521
Lccn
2015033959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)927241537

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