She Was the First!

She Was the First! The Trailblazing Life of Shirley Chisholm

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In 1964, Shirley Chisholm took her voice and leadership to politics, becoming the first Black woman elected to the New York State Assembly, and the first Black woman elected to Congress. Then in 1972, she became the first Black woman to seek the presidency of the United States.Shirley Chisholm, a woman of many firsts, was an unforgettable political trailblazer, a candidate of the people and 'catalyst of change' who opened the door for women in the political arena and for the first Black president of the United States

Book information

ISBN: 9781620143469
Publisher: Lee & Low
Imprint: Lee & Low Books
Pub date:
Edition: First edition
DEWEY: 328.73092
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: cm
Weight: 454g
Height: 274mm
Width: 224mm
Spine width: 13mm