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Martin Luther King, Jr., a man to remember

Pat McKissack

Martin Luther King, Jr., a man to remember

by Pat McKissack

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Published by Childrens Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.,
    • African Americans -- Civil rights -- Juvenile literature.,
    • African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Baptists -- United States -- Clergy -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Civil rights workers.,
    • Clergy.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the Baptist minister from Georgia who led a non-violent crusade against racial segregation which resulted in new awareness among Americans of all colors of the principles of which their nation was founded.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Patricia McKissack.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesPeople of distinction biographies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.97.K5 M36 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3181283M
      ISBN 100516032062
      LC Control Number83023933
      OCLC/WorldCa10145877

      An Interesting Fact about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr: Martin Luther King, Jr. was born on the 15th of January, , in Atlanta, Georgia. His given name was Michael King, Jr. King’s father, Michael Sr., was the Reverend of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, and one of the best-paid preachers in the city. Garrow, a liberal, Pulitzer Prize-winning author and official biographer of Martin Luther King, Jr., dropped the literary bomb on the world a few weeks ago, and it is still reverberating around the globe except in America!

        Joseph Rosenbloom, author of Redemption: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Last 31 Hours: Martin Luther King Jr. famously asked to be remembered not for .   Recently, I came across a new collection of prayers by Martin Luther King Jr., Thou, Dear God: Prayers that Open Hearts and Spirits (edited .

      Martin Luther King Jr. Resources: This great man represented solving conflicts in a peaceful manner. Here are several books and video suggestions to help your students learn about Dr. King. Elementary Matters: Martin Luther King Jr. Books, Videos, and Reources. 2 days ago  The “I AM A MAN” mural as seen from a CTA Blue Line L train in Wicker Park. The painting is based on a image of a man mourning at a memorial for the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Erica.


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