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eBook Maya Angelou (Black Americans of Achievement) ePub

by Miles Shapiro

  • ISBN: 0791018911
  • Category: Biographies
  • Subcategory: Teens
  • Author: Miles Shapiro
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Chelsea House Pub (November 1, 1994)
  • Pages: 144
  • ePub book: 1472 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1363 kb
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  • Rating: 4.7
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Black-and-white photographs liberally placed throughout the book show life in the segregated south in the '30s and .

Black-and-white photographs liberally placed throughout the book show life in the segregated south in the '30s and '40s, including the scene of a lynching. Other photos show the subject at different stages of her life. For younger readers, try the gentler Maya Angelou (Millbrook, 1994) by Sarah E. King.

The Black Americans of Achievement series is such a welcome addition to the body of works on Black American history. Here is a series with extensive illustrations and intelligent writing that makes history fun for young readers. Series: Black Americans of Achievement. Paperback: 144 pages. Publisher: Chelsea House Pub (November 1, 1994).

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Maya Angelou is best known for her series of seven autobiographies, which focused on her childhood and her early . Maya Angelou: Yes, of course.

Maya Angelou is best known for her series of seven autobiographies, which focused on her childhood and her early adult experiences. Angelou received dozens of awards and more than 50 honorary degrees. I have been so pleased to see young black men and young black women, and young white men and women, and Spanish-speaking, sometimes 12 years old and nine years old, reciting I Have a Dream with the passion and fervor of youth. It tells me so clearly that the speech, as much as the man, belongs to us all.

Maya Angelou was an African American writer most famous for her poems and series of autobiographies. She had a difficult childhood and had to struggle as a teenage mother before she achieved moderate success as a performer. Maya Angelou rose to international fame when her first autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings became a bestseller

Items related to Maya Angelou: Black Americans of Achievement. Oddly abbreviated chronology; further reading (mostly Angelou's books); index.

Items related to Maya Angelou: Black Americans of Achievement. ISBN 13: 9781879557086.

Nationality: American. Famous: Quotes By Maya Angelou Black Poets. She befriended established African-American writers, who motivated her to pursue writing as a career. Died At Age: 86. Sun Sign: Aries. Maya Angelou was a distinguished writer who witnessed a lot of domestic crisis as a child. At the young age of seven, she faced abuse in the form of rape, by her mother's boyfriend. Along with her older brother, she was forced to travel places while growing up, unable to settle down in one place for a long time. Maya published her first autobiography, 'I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings', at the age of forty-one.

In anticipation of PBS' American Masters premiere of 'Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise,' we explore some of the poet's most famous accomplishments. 5 Crowning Achievements of Maya Angelou. From politics to poetry, here are some of the poet's most famous accomplishments.

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Discusses the life and work of the noted black writer