Frederick Douglass: From Slavery to Statesman

Henry Elliot (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778798118

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Born into slavery, Douglass became an eloquent spokesperson for both blacks and womens rights. During and after the Civil War, Douglass became a confidant of presidents Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson. Douglass also argued for African Americans to be allowed to join the Union army in the fight for their own freedom.

Reading Level
Lexile
1020L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Y
ATOS
7.6
DRA
60
Categories
Genre
Biographies History Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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