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The Resource Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, 1955-1968, David J. Garrow

Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, 1955-1968, David J. Garrow

Label
Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, 1955-1968
Title
Bearing the cross
Title remainder
Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, 1955-1968
Statement of responsibility
David J. Garrow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on more than 700 interviews-with all King's closest surviving associates and with the Southern law men who worked against him "Bearing the Cross" is a compelling and intimate narrative that portrays the struggles and conflicts within the man who became the incarnation of the Civil Rights Movement
Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography, 1987.
  • Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, 1987.
Biography type
individual biography
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154705
Cataloging source
DLC
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1953-
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Garrow, David J.
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • 920
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • King, Martin Luther
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Baptists
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Label
Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, 1955-1968, David J. Garrow
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Control code
ocm13582103
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
800 p.
Isbn
9780688047948
Lccn
86008594
System control number
(Sirsi) AAR-9845
Label
Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, 1955-1968, David J. Garrow
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Control code
ocm13582103
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
800 p.
Isbn
9780688047948
Lccn
86008594
System control number
(Sirsi) AAR-9845

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