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The dream : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the speech that inspired a nation

Author: Drew D Hansen
Publisher: New York : Perennial, [2005], ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the 1963 March on Washington and provides an analysis of King's history-making speech, examining it as a political treatise, a work of poetry, and an effectively delivered sermon filled with biblical imagery.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King, Jr.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Drew D Hansen
ISBN: 0060084774 9780060084776
OCLC Number: 232869790
Notes: Originally published: New York : Ecco, c2003.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: 293 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Contents: The march on Washington for jobs and freedom --
Composition --
Sermon --
Prophecy --
Reception, 1963-1968 --
Recovery.
Responsibility: Drew D. Hansen.

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Describes the 1963 March on Washington and provides an analysis of King's history-making speech, examining it as a political treatise, a work of poetry, and an effectively delivered sermon filled with biblical imagery.

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