Barbara Jordan: American Hero

Barbara Jordan: American Hero

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Barbara Jordan was the first African American to serve in the Texas Senate since Reconstruction, the first black woman elected to Congress from the South, and the first to deliver the keynote address at a national party convention. Yet Jordan herself remained a mystery, a woman so private that even her close friends did not know the name of the illness that debilitated her for two decades until it struck her down at the age of fifty-nine.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Bantam (April 20, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 432 pages

File size: 6.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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