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Autobiography of Martin Luther King

Author: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Clayborne Carson
Publisher: London : Abacus, 2000, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Compiled from his own words, this autobiography of Martin Luther King shows how the mild-mannered, inquisitive child and student rebelled against segregation and was fired by a vision of equality for people everywhere.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King, Jr; Martin Luther King, Jr.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Clayborne Carson
ISBN: 0349112983 9780349112985
OCLC Number: 43501323
Notes: Originally published: New York : Warner, 1998.
Description: xi, 400 pages, [16] pages of plates, portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: Early years --
Morehouse College --
Crozer Seminary --
Boston University --
Coretta --
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church --
Montgomery movement begins --
The violence of desperate men --
Desegregation at last --
The expanding struggle --
Birth of a new nation --
Brush with death --
Pilgrimage to nonviolence --
The sit-in movement --
Atlanta arrest and presidential politics --
The Albany movement --
The Birmingham campaign --
Letter from Birmingham Jail --
Freedom now! --
March on Washington --
Death of illusions --
St. Augustine --
The Mississippi challenge --
The Nobel Peace Prize --
Malcolm X --
Selma --
Watts --
Chicago campaign --
Black power --
Beyond Vietnam --
The poor people's campaign --
Unfulfilled dreams.
Responsibility: edited by Clayborne Carson.

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* Timeless, inspiring and universal words of wisdom, this collection features the milestone speeches, including 'I have a dream...', of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., one of the greatest orators of the  Read more...

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