The Circles God Draws
by Ruth Holland Scott
Publisher: Herons Bend Productions
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"Ruth Scott’s memoir is a window on America in much of the 20th century. As an African Americangrowing up in the 1930s and 40s she experienced many of America’s most trying times like the Great Depression and World War II. She writes about her awareness of racial discrimination as she goes out intothe world and wonders how different people face the challenges it presents and about the lives that it stunts.She faces discrimination with determination to overcome and with her parents as role models, she succeeds tograduate from college, become a professional and elected leader. As a wife and mother and a leading citizenshe shares her experiences and passes her strengths on to a new generation of leaders."
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