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ERIC Number: EJ822207
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Pages: 18
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0275-7664
"A Prairie Childhood" by Edith Abbott: An Excerpt from "The Children's Champion," a Biography of Grace Abbott
Sorensen, John
Great Plains Quarterly, v23 n2 p93-110 Spr 2003
Grace Abbott's courageous struggles--to protect the rights of immigrants, to increase the role of women in government, and to improve the lives of all children--are filled with adventurous tales of the remarkable human ability to seek out suffering and to do something about it. "A Prairie Childhood" is an excerpt from the Grace Abbott biography entitled "The Children's Champion."
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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