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Title Who did it first? : 50 politicians, activists, and entrepreneurs who revolutionized the world / edited by Alex Hart ; written by Jay Leslie ; illustrated by Nneka Myers.
Author Leslie, Jay, author.
Publication New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2020.
Edition First edition.
Description 113 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Call # J 920.02 L
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 112-113).
Contents Thomas Gallaudet -- Sarah Winnemucca -- Susan La Flesche -- Madam C. J. Walker -- Lin Zongsu -- George Shima -- Sirimavo Bandaranaike -- Ed Roberts -- Katharine Graham -- Indira Gandhi -- Thurgood Marshall -- Yvon Chouinard -- Sally Priesand -- Muhammad Yunus -- Sandra Day O'Connor -- Steve Jobs -- Benazir Bhutto -- Joan Ganz Cooney -- Patsy Mink -- Althea Garrison -- Nelson Mandela -- Kasha Jacqueline Nabagesera -- Shirin Ebadi -- Oprah Winfrey -- Angela Merkel -- Women who ruled : featuring Elisabeth Domitien, Lucina da Costa Gomez-Matheeuws, Corazon Aquino, Ertha Pascal-Trouillot, Edith Cresson, Johanna Sigurðardottir, Roza Otunbayeva, Yingluck Shinawatra -- Ellen Johnson Sirleaf -- Barack Obama -- Ursula Burns -- Tawakkol Karman -- Haben Girma -- Janet Mock -- Young activists : featuring Shawn Deangelo Walton, Shamma bint Suhail Faris Mazrui, Melati and Isabel Wijsen, Halima Aden, Marvia Malik, Yara Shahidi, Jasilyn Charger -- Schuyler Bailar -- Melinda Gates -- Jacinda Ardern -- LeBron James.
Summary "Illustrated book with profiles of the men and women who have revolutionized politics, policy, and activism, with a focus on their accomplishments that were 'firsts' in their fields"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages: 8-12.
Grades: 4-6.
Subject Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Politicians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Political activists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Businesspeople -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst00832149
Businesspeople. (OCoLC)fst00842980
Political activists. (OCoLC)fst01069192
Politicians. (OCoLC)fst01069915
Genre Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Biographies.
Addl. Author Hart, Alex, editor.
Myers, Nneka, illustrator.
Alt Title Fifty politicians, activists, and entrepreneurs who revolutionized the world
ISBN 9781250211729 (hardcover)
1250211727 (hardcover)

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