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The Resource We're better than this : my fight for the future of our democracy, Elijah Cummings with James Dale ; foreword by speaker Nancy Pelosi

We're better than this : my fight for the future of our democracy, Elijah Cummings with James Dale ; foreword by speaker Nancy Pelosi

Label
We're better than this : my fight for the future of our democracy
Title
We're better than this
Title remainder
my fight for the future of our democracy
Statement of responsibility
Elijah Cummings with James Dale ; foreword by speaker Nancy Pelosi
Title variation
We are better than this
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir by the late Congressman details how his experiences as a sharecroppers' son in volatile South Baltimore shaped his life in activism, explaining how government oversight can become a positive part of a just American collective
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Cummings, Elijah
Dewey number
  • 328.73092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
E840.8.C85
LC item number
A3 2020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dale, Jim
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cummings, Elijah
  • African American legislators
  • Legislators
  • United States
  • Baltimore (Md.)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government / General
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
Target audience
adult
Label
We're better than this : my fight for the future of our democracy, Elijah Cummings with James Dale ; foreword by speaker Nancy Pelosi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: pain, passion, and purpose -- The lie and the lesson -- "The Lord ain't finished with you yet" -- Our turn -- The hearings--and being heard -- Chasing truth -- Trump's Twitter attack on Baltimore -- Impeachment--not if, but when -- The last chapter -- Farewell to Elijah Cummings: selected excerpts of eulogies for Elijah Cummings
Control code
on1194592193
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 249 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780062992260
Lccn
bl2020012969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1194592193
Label
We're better than this : my fight for the future of our democracy, Elijah Cummings with James Dale ; foreword by speaker Nancy Pelosi
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: pain, passion, and purpose -- The lie and the lesson -- "The Lord ain't finished with you yet" -- Our turn -- The hearings--and being heard -- Chasing truth -- Trump's Twitter attack on Baltimore -- Impeachment--not if, but when -- The last chapter -- Farewell to Elijah Cummings: selected excerpts of eulogies for Elijah Cummings
Control code
on1194592193
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 249 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780062992260
Lccn
bl2020012969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1194592193

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