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Martin Luther King Jr. / Randolph Jacoby.

Jacoby, Randolph, (author.).
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Civil rights leaders (Mason Crest Publishers)
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Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial TEEN B KING, MARTIN LUTHER JACOBY (Text) 33946003461550 Teen . 2nd Floor In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781422240083
  • ISBN: 1422240088
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Broomall, Pennsylvania : Mason Crest, an imprint of National Highlights Inc., [2019]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 140) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
April 3, 1968 -- A mom's message -- "I'm going to be pastor of a church" -- Preaching in Montgomery -- Becoming a national leader -- King and Kennedy -- "I have a dream today!" -- Demanding the ballot -- Marching on -- April 4, 1968.
Summary, etc.:
Profiles the life of the Baptist minister who led the movement to give African Americans civil rights through nonviolent protests, including sit-ins, voter registration drives, and a march on Washington, D.C.
No leader of Americas civil rights movement was more inspirational and influential than Martin Luther King Jr. During the mid-1950s, King established the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) to coordinate civil rights activities in the South. The SCLC encouraged nonviolent resistance through numerous acts of social protestsit-ins, interstate bus rides, voter registration drives, and an enormous march on Washington, D.C. Kings call for a prejudice-free nation remains the greatest of American dreams. -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 > Juvenile literature.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
African American political activists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American civil rights workers > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Baptists > United States > Clergy > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers.
Clergy.
African Americans > Biography.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century.
Genre: Biographies.

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