Sojourner Truth: Speaking Up for Freedom

Sojourner Truth: Speaking Up for Freedom

Geoffrey Michael Horn (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9780778798156

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Sojourner Truth lived a truly remarkable life. She had the ear of President Abraham Lincoln and fellow abolitionists Frederick Douglass, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and William Lloyd Garrison. One of the most persuasive and influential activists of her day, Truth was also an effective recruiter of African Americans into the Union army during the Civil War.

Reading Level
Lexile
999L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
W
ATOS
6.7
DRA
60
Categories
Genre
Biographies History
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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