Lydia Maria Child

the quest for racial justice by Lori J. Kenschaft

Publisher: Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York

Written in English
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    • Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880 -- Juvenile literature,
    • Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880,
    • Women social reformers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Women abolitionists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Authors, American,
    • Abolitionists,
    • Women -- Biography
    • About the Edition

      A biography of the popular writer who, in the mid-nineteenth century, gave up her literary success to fight for the abolition of slavery, for women"s rights, and for the fair treatment of American Indians.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 116-119) and index.

      StatementLori Kenschaft.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesOxford portraits
      LC ClassificationsHQ1413.C45 K46 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination126 p. :
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3953919M
      ISBN 100195132572
      LC Control Number2001052339

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