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Garrow, David J. 1953-

Overview
Works: 97 works in 230 publications in 1 language and 15,126 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Archives  Sources  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Speaker, Editor
Classifications: E185.97.K5, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David J Garrow
Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference by David J Garrow( Book )
37 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the life of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr
The FBI and Martin Luther King, Jr. : from "Solo" to Memphis by David J Garrow( Book )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 1,962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liberty and sexuality : the right to privacy and the making of Roe v. Wade by David J Garrow( Book )
18 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 1,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author follows the "right to privacy" from its beginnings in the attempts to repeal the Connecticut law banning birth control in the 1930s to the 1965 "Griswald v. Connecticut" decision and the 1973 "Roe v. Wade" decision to the present abortion and gay rights cases
Protest at Selma : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Voting rights act of 1965 by David J Garrow( Book )
8 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Montgomery bus boycott and the women who started it : the memoir of Jo Ann Gibson Robinson by Jo Ann Gibson Robinson( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martin Luther King, Jr. : civil rights leader, theologian, orator ( Book )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Walking city : the Montgomery Bus Boycott, 1955-1956 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chicago 1966 : open housing marches, summit negotiations, and operation breadbasket ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
St. Augustine, Florida, 1963-1964 : mass protest and racial violence ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The forgotten memoir of John Knox : a year in the life of a Supreme Court clerk in FDR's Washington by John Knox( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
But he soon develops close relationships with the justice's two black servants: Harry Parker, the messenger who does "everything but breathe" for the justice, and Mary Diggs, the maid and cook. Together, they plot and sidestep around their employer's idiosyncrasies to keep the household running while history is made in the Court." "A foreword by Dennis Hutchinson and David Garrow sets the stage, and a gallery of period photos of Knox, McReynolds, and other figures of the time gives life to this engaging account, which like no other captures life in Washington, D.C., when it was still a genteel southern town."--BOOK JACKET
We shall overcome : the Civil Rights Movement in the United States in the 1950's and 1960's ( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Birmingham, Alabama, 1956-1963 : the Black struggle for civil rights ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atlanta, Georgia, 1960-1961 : sit-ins and student activism ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Martin Luther King, Jr., FBI file by United States( Book )
7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bearing the cross Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference by David J Garrow( )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on more than 700 interviews-with all King's closest surviving associates and with the Southern law men who worked against him "Bearing the Cross" is a compelling and intimate narrative that portrays the struggles and conflicts within the man who became the incarnation of the Civil Rights Movement
Death in Memphis the mysterious assassination of Martin Luther King ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. on April 4, 1968 as well as his career. It examines the possibility that James Earl Ray was not the only shooter or totally innocent of the crime. It looks at the FBI's surveillance of Dr. King and J. Edgar Hoover's feelings about him
Memphis dreams Searching for the promised land ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated in 1968 Memphis--like Dallas in 1963--became a symbol of hope extinguished. This program examines the Civil Rights Movement and the last few years of Martin Luther King's life with emphasis on the sanitation workers strike in Memphis, Tennessee and the killing of America's greatest civil rights leader, its impact on Afro-Americans and the nation
Centers of the southern struggle FBI files on Selma, Memphis, Montgomery, Albany, and St. Augustine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martin Luther King's torment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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