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Let the Trumpet Sound : a Life of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Author: Stephen B Oates
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2013. ©1994
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : ReissueView all editions and formats
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By the acclaimed biographer of Abraham Lincoln, Nat Turner, and John Brown, Stephen B. Oates's prizewinning Let the Trumpet Sound is the definitive one-volume life of Martin Luther King, Jr. This brilliant examination of the great civil rights icon and the movement he led provides a lasting portrait of a man whose dream shaped American history.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King, Jr.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen B Oates
ISBN: 9780062321459 0062321455
OCLC Number: 889896648
Notes: Winner of the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Book Award, Winner of the Christopher Award, A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year.
"First Harper Perennial edition published 1994"--Title page verso.
Description: 560, 18 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Stephen B. Oates.

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By the acclaimed biographer of Abraham Lincoln, Nat Turner, and John Brown, Stephen B. Oates's prizewinning Let the Trumpet Sound is the definitive one-volume life of Martin Luther King, Jr. This brilliant examination of the great civil rights icon and the movement he led provides a lasting portrait of a man whose dream shaped American history.

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