Up from Slavery (Paperback)

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Up from Slavery is an autobiographical account of the life of Booker T. Washington. Booker T. Washington was born into slavery in 1856 Alabama. After the Civil War he was educated at the new Hampton Institute in Virginia, and returned to Tuskegee, Alabama to open up schools for the black population. Booker T. Washington was a leading figure in the post Civil War civil rights movement. He quickly developed political skills and used them to fundraise, influence the media, and punish his opponents who resisted his plans for bettering the black community. Washington's abilities and leadership cemented his legacy as a civil rights hero.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781774261422
ISBN-10: 1774261421
Publisher: East India Publishing Company
Publication Date: February 4th, 2021
Pages: 206
Language: English