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A testament of hope : the essential writings and speeches of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Author: Martin Luther King, Jr.; James Melvin Washington
Publisher: San Francisco : HarperSanFrancisco, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st HarperCollins pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Speeches, writings, interviews, and excerpts from five of Martin Luther King's books are presented in chronological order within topical groupings.
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Named Person: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Martin Luther King, Jr.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Luther King, Jr.; James Melvin Washington
ISBN: 0060646918 9780060646912
OCLC Number: 22452479
Description: xxv, 702 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I, Philosophy : --
Religious: Nonviolence : --
Nonviolence and racial justice (1957) --
The most durable power (1958) --
The power of nonviolence (1958) --
An experiment in love (1958) --
Speech before the Youth March for Integrated Schools (1959) --
My trip to the land of Gandhi (1959) --
The social organization of nonviolence (1959) --
Pilgrimage to nonviolence (1960) --
Suffering and faith (1960) --
Love, law, and civil disobedience (1966) --
Nonviolence: the only road to freedom (1966) --
A gift of love (1966) --
Showdown for nonviolence (1968) ; --
Social: Integration : --
Our struggle (1956) --
Walk for freedom (1956) --
The current crisis in race relations (1958) --
Who speaks for the South? (1958) --
The burning truth in the South (1960) --
An address before the National Press Club (1962) --
The case against "tokenism" (1962) --
Bold design for a new South (1963) --
The ethical demands for integration (1963) --
Behind the Selma March (1965) ; --
Political: Wedged between democracy and Black nationalism : --
Facing the challenge of a new age (1957) --
The rising tide of racial consciousness (1960) --
Equality now: the President has the power (1961) --
The time for freedom has come (1961) --
In a word : now (1963) --
Hammer on civil rights (1964) --
Negroes are not moving too fast (1964) --
Civil right no. 1 : the right to vote (1965) --
Next stop: the North (1965). Part II, Famous sermons and public addresses : --
Give us the ballot : we will transform the South (1957) --
If the Negro wins, labor wins (1962) --
The American dream (1961) --
I have a dream (1963) --
Eulogy for the martyred children (1963) --
Nobel prize acceptance speech (1964) --
Our God is marching on! [Selma, Alabama speech] (1965) --
A time to break silence (1967) --
Where do we go from here? (1967) --
A Christmas sermon on peace (1967) --
The drum major instinct (4 February 1968) --
Remaining awake through a great revolution (31 March 1968) --
I see the promised land (3 April 1968). Part III, Historic essays : --
Letter from Birmingham City Jail (1963) --
Black power defined (1967) --
A testament of hope (1968) ; --
Part IV, Interviews : --
Kenneth B. Clark interview (1963) --
Playboy interview: Martin Luther King, Jr. (1965) --
Transcript of "Meet the press" television news interview (1966) --
Transcript of "Face to face" television news interview (1967) ; --
Part V, Books : --
Stride toward freedom (1958) --
The strength to love (1963) --
Why we can't wait (1964) --
Where do we go from here: chaos or community? (1967) --
The trumpet of conscience (1967) ; --
Appendix : Additional interview : --
Conversation with Martin Luther King (1968).
Responsibility: edited by James Melvin Washington.
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Speeches, writings, interviews, and excerpts from five of Martin Luther King's books are presented in chronological order within topical groupings.

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