Powerful words : more than 200 years of extraordinary writing by African Americans / Wade Hudson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls ; foreword by Marian Wright Edelman. - SHERLOC
Powerful words : more than 200 years of extraordinary writing by African Americans / Wade Hudson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls ; foreword by Marian Wright Edelman.
New York : Scholastic Nonfiction, c2004.
xv, 178 p. : ports. ; 27 cm.
African Americans -- History -- Sources -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Quotations -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Speeches, addresses, etc., American -- African American authors -- Juvenile literature.
Children's literature -- Juvenile literature.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-173) and index.
A collection of speeches and writings by African Americans, with commentary about the time period in which each person lived, information about the speaker/writer, and public response to the words.
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