Great African-American Women
Celebrates the lives and accomplishments of such African American women as Sojourner Truth, Florence Griffith Joyner, Rosa Parks, Zora Neale Hurston, Barbara Jordan, Alice Walker, and Myrlie Evers-Williams.
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