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The awful grace of God : religious terrorism, white supremacy, and the unsolved murder of Martin Luther King, Jr

Author: Stuart Wexler; Larry J Hancock
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Counterpoint, ©2012.
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"The Awful Grace of God" chronicles a multi-year effort to kill Martin Luther King Jr. by a group of the nation's most violent right-wing extremists. Impeccably researched and thoroughly documented,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stuart Wexler; Larry J Hancock
ISBN: 1582438307 9781582438306
OCLC Number: 940107106
Description: 439 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
Contents: ContentsForeword by Gerald K. McKnightIntroductionPart I: The ConspiratorsChapter 1: Targeting Martin Luther King JrChapter 2: Holy Cause and Devilish DisciplesChapter 3: Propaganda of the DeedChapter 4: Inner CirclesChapter 5: Outer RageChapter 6: The Klan and  The Man"Chapter 7: Outside Options and Contract KillersPart II: The AccusedChapter 8:  I Wasn't in It by Myself "Chapter 9: Ray on the RunChapter 10: Ray's Long and Winding RoadChapter 11: Ray Explores His OptionsChapter 12: Ray RecruitedPart III: The CrimeChapter 13: Murder in MemphisChapter 14: Aftermath: Missed Evidence and Closing ArgumentsAppendix A: Loose Ends and Open QuestionsAppendix B: Conflicting Conspiracy TheoriesNotesIndexPhoto Section
Responsibility: Stuart Wexler and Larry Hancock.

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Praise for The Awful Grace of God A timely study."  Kirkus A step in the [right] direction of a better understanding of a national tragedy."  Booklist

 
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