John Brown: His Fight for Freedom ePub download
by John Hendrix
- ISBN: 0810937980
- ISBN13: 978-0810937987
- ePub: 1101 kb | FB2: 1625 kb
- Language: English
- Category: History
- Publisher: Harry N. Abrams (October 1, 2009)
- Pages: 40
- Rating: 4.4/5
- Votes: 630
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Told through engaging, thoughtful narration and bold, dynamic illustrations, John Brown: His Fight for Freedom is a fitting reminder that all men and women are created equal, and that some things are worth fighting for. The book includes an author’s note, a bibliography, and an index more.
John Hendrix lives in St. Louis, Missouri, with his wife and two children, and teaches illustration at. .His methods of fighting slavery have been debated over the last 150 years but his focus to end the barbaric practice of owning other human beings has never been questioned
John Hendrix lives in St. Louis, Missouri, with his wife and two children, and teaches illustration at Washington University. He has won numerous awards for his drawings, and his illustrations have been featured in the New Yorker, Rolling Stone, and the New York Times. This is his first children’s book that he has both written and illustrated. His methods of fighting slavery have been debated over the last 150 years but his focus to end the barbaric practice of owning other human beings has never been questioned. I think this is a great book for discussion in the middle grades for all different levels of readers.
Award-winning author and illustrator John Hendrix offers his most personal work to date Purchase this book! Drawing is Magic.
Award-winning author and illustrator John Hendrix offers his most personal work to date Purchase this book! Drawing is Magic: Discovering Yourself in a Sketchbook.
Published on the 150th anniversary of John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry, this biography explores the life of one of American history's most controversial figures. A great deal of academic study has been published recently about John Brown.
John Hendrix (Abrams). Marching for Freedom: Walk Together Children and Don't You Grow Weary. Elizabeth Partridge (Viking)
John Hendrix (Abrams). Hendrix's powerful, exaggerated imagery in this picture book biography is ideally suited to the life of this controversial American abolitionist. Stagecoach Sal. Deborah Hopkinson (Disney-Hyperion). Elizabeth Partridge (Viking). Arresting photography and firsthand memories from those who participated, as children, in the 1965 march to Montgomery make for a haunting and inspirational read.
Writer and illustrator John Hendrix relates the life of controversial abolitionist John Brown via a picture-book biography for middle graders. He begins in 1840, when John and his family lived in Hudson, Ohio – a great center of the abolitionist cause. John made a point of treating blacks as equals and with respect, a radical choice for the time. His father also believed in the equality of all human beings, and both attributed these beliefs to their devotion to Christian ideals. John was inspired by Ecclesiastes 4:1: Behold the tears of such as were oppressed and they had no comforter, and.
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