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March : Book One / John Lewis ; [co-written by] Andrew Aydin ; [art by] Nate Powell.

(Author). Aydin, Andrew, (Added Author). Powell, Nate, (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 9781603093002 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 1603093001 (pbk.) :
  • Description: 121 pages : black-and-white illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Marietta, Ga. : Top Shelf Productions,

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Melrose YA Graphic Novels (Art Department) YA Graphic Lewis (Text to phone) Checked out 05/08/2014
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Content descriptions

Summary: This graphic novel is a first-hand account of Congressman John Lewis' lifelong struggle for civil and human rights, meditating in the modern age on the distance traveled since the days of Jim Crow and segregation. Rooted in Lewis' personal story, it also reflects on the highs and lows of the broader civil rights movement. Book one spans Lewis' youth in rural Alabama, his life-changing meeting with Martin Luther King, Jr., the birth of the Nashville Student Movement, and their battle to tear down segregation through nonviolent lunch counter sit-ins, building to a stunning climax on the steps of City Hall. HIs commitment to justice and nonviolence has taken him from an Alabama sharecropper's farm to the halls of Congress, from a segregated schoolroom to the 1963 March on Wasiington D.C., and from receiving beatings from state troopers, to receiving the Medal of Freedom awarded to him by Baraka Obama, the first African-American president. -- From cover flaps.
Subject: Lewis, John, 1940 February 21- > Comic books, strips, etc.
United States. Congress. House > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Legislators > United States > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
African American legislators > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Civil rights workers > United States > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
African American civil rights workers > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
African Americans > Civil rights > Comic books, strips, etc.
Civil rights movements > Southern States > History > Comic books, strips, etc.
Civil rights movements > United States > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Autobiographical comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels.
Comic books, strips, etc.