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- Each book focuses on the contribution made by the figure and his or her influence on later generations - In Their Own Words boxes feature quotes from the subject - Did you Know? boxes highlight short pieces of little-known information about the person - The final chapter in each book delves into the legacy of the leader's thoughts and deeds for the new generations of ...more
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published September 1st 2004 by Chelsea House Publications (first published December 12th 1990)
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Louis
Nov 26, 2009 Louis rated it really liked it
I happened to watch a game show and one of the questions involved Sojourner Truth. I realized that I knew next to nothing about her life. So I checked out this children's book to get an overview of this remarkable person.

The book itself is well-written and includes the requisite number of illustrations and photos to keep readers of this age group interested. There are occasional references to using a search engine to find out more information about a particular subject.

As for Sojourner Truth's
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Apr 18, 2012 Pam rated it liked it
a little dry but very informative. Sojourner Truth was an amazing woman with a very deep and personal faith. very inspiring.
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I like to dabble for “a foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds” as Ralph Waldo Emerson would remind us. Although I’m not sure how far dabbling will get you, I’ve enjoyed working on biographies, business books, newspaper stories, business articles, that all-consuming yet maddeningly elusive arena of fiction, and poetry.

And now my wife and I are Vermont farmers to boot, with a sugar bu
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