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At Canaan's edge : America in the King years, 1965-68

Author: Taylor Branch
Publisher: New York [u.a.] : Simon & Schuster, 2006.
Series: America in the King years, / Taylor Branch ; 3
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles dramatic campaigns in Mississippi and Alabama, King's tormented alliance with Lyndon Johnson, his painful break with Stokey Carmichael over black power, and persecution by Hoover's FBI.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King; Martin L King; Martin Luther King
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Taylor Branch
ISBN: 9780684857121 068485712X 9780684857138 0684857138
OCLC Number: 237025970
Description: XIII, 1039, [24] S. : Ill.
Series Title: America in the King years, / Taylor Branch ; 3
Responsibility: Taylor Branch.

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"The crowning achievement of Branch's King trilogy is to show anew the moral power of [nonviolent] philosophy." -- The Atlanta Journal-Constitution "This is so far the best look at [the Sixties]. It Read more...

 
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