The autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. / edited by Clayborne Carson

Author(s): King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
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Subjects: African Americans--Biography
Civil rights workers--United States--Biography
Baptists--United States--Clergy--Biography
African Americans--Civil rights--History--20th century
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st trade ed
Published: New York : Intellectual Properties Management : In association with Grand Central Pub., 2001
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xi, 400 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm
Additional Authors: Carson, Clayborne, 1944-
Notes: LCCN: 98035704
ISBN: 9780446676502 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0446676500 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9780613999908 (library binding)
ISBN: 0613999908 (library binding)
Originally published: c1998
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-390) and index
Contents: Early years -- Morehouse College -- Crozer Seminary -- Boston University -- Coretta -- Dexter Avenue Baptist Church -- Montgomery movement begins -- The violence of desperate men -- Desegregation at last -- The expanding struggle -- Birth of a new nation -- Brush with death -- Pilgrimage to nonviolence -- The sit-in movement -- Atlanta arrest and presidential politics -- The Albany movement -- The Birmingham campaign -- Letter from Birmingham Jail -- Freedom now! -- March on Washington -- Death of illusions -- St. Augustine -- The Mississippi challenge -- The Nobel Peace Prize -- Malcolm X -- Selma -- Watts -- Chicago campaign -- Black power -- Beyond Vietnam -- The poor people's campaign -- Unfulfilled dreams
Summary: An autobiography of the Baptist minister Martin Luther King, Jr., compiled and edited from articles, essays, speeches, sermons, letters, and other sources, examining his private and public life and describing his involvement in many important events in the civil rights movement
OCLC Number: 46316632
ISBN/ISSN: 9780446676502