Iqbal Masih and the crusaders against child slavery / Susan Kuklin.
By: Kuklin, Susan.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : H. Holt and Co., c1998Edition: 1st ed.Description: x, 133 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0805054596 (alk. paper); 9780805054590 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Masih, Iqbal, 1982-1995 -- Juvenile literature | Child labor -- Pakistan -- Punjab -- Juvenile literature | Rug and carpet industry -- Pakistan -- Punjab -- Employees -- Juvenile literature | Child labor -- Case studies -- Juvenile literature | Poor children -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Children's rights -- Juvenile literatureDDC classification: 331.3/4/092 | B Other classification: 85.65
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-126) and index.
An account of the former Pakistani child labor activist whose life and unexplained murder has brought to the attention of the world the evil of child bondage.
Modern-day slaves and the new abolitionists: My name is Iqbal -- Carpet weavers -- Modern forms of slavery -- Glass houses -- "Jungle fire" -- We Demand an end to slavery -- Certificate of freedom -- Emancipation: Action -- A Proper schoolboy...and activist -- Just like Abraham Lincoln -- Return to Pakistan -- Who killed Iqbal Masih? -- Reconstruction: A School for Iqbal -- Children around the world pick up the banner -- Where to learn more.