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The Resource Desert rose : the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King, Edythe Scott Bagley with Joe Hilley ; afterword by Bernice A. King

Desert rose : the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King, Edythe Scott Bagley with Joe Hilley ; afterword by Bernice A. King

Label
Desert rose : the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King
Title
Desert rose
Title remainder
the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King
Statement of responsibility
Edythe Scott Bagley with Joe Hilley ; afterword by Bernice A. King
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the life of Coretta Scott King, beginning with an upbringing that stressed education, her talent as a musician, and her activism alongside her husband and on her own
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10115609
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bagley, Edythe Scott
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.K47
LC item number
B34 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Hilley, Joseph H
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Coretta Scott
  • King, Coretta Scott
  • King, Coretta Scott
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • African American women political activists
  • African American women
  • King, Martin Luther
  • African Americans
  • Perry County (Ala.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King
Label
Desert rose : the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King, Edythe Scott Bagley with Joe Hilley ; afterword by Bernice A. King
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Soil -- Slavery -- Scotts and McMurrys -- Perry County -- pt. 2. Seed -- Parents -- A Black Man in a White Man's World -- Opposition -- pt. 3. Bud -- Crossroads School -- Lincoln School -- Antioch College -- Becoming Coretta -- Progressive -- Graduation -- Boston -- Martin -- Marriage -- pt. 4. Blossom -- Montgomery -- The Bus -- Boycott -- Christmas 1955 -- Bombing -- Staying -- Southern Christian Leadership Conference -- Atlanta -- Albany -- Birmingham -- Fire Hoses...and Dogs -- Bombs -- Washington, D.C. -- Sixteenth Street Baptist Church -- St. Augustine -- Selma -- Freedom Concerts -- Watts -- 1966 -- Memphis -- pt. 5. Fruit -- April 4, 1968 -- Friday -- Memphis March -- The Funeral -- Finishing Martin's Business -- 1969 -- Coretta's Agenda -- Building the King Center -- Sweet Auburn and the Historic Site -- The United Nations and Apartheid -- The Holiday -- Coretta and Atlanta's Creative Community -- Coretta -- Afterword
Control code
2011052587
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 318 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780817317652
Lccn
2011052587
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn769430595
Label
Desert rose : the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King, Edythe Scott Bagley with Joe Hilley ; afterword by Bernice A. King
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Soil -- Slavery -- Scotts and McMurrys -- Perry County -- pt. 2. Seed -- Parents -- A Black Man in a White Man's World -- Opposition -- pt. 3. Bud -- Crossroads School -- Lincoln School -- Antioch College -- Becoming Coretta -- Progressive -- Graduation -- Boston -- Martin -- Marriage -- pt. 4. Blossom -- Montgomery -- The Bus -- Boycott -- Christmas 1955 -- Bombing -- Staying -- Southern Christian Leadership Conference -- Atlanta -- Albany -- Birmingham -- Fire Hoses...and Dogs -- Bombs -- Washington, D.C. -- Sixteenth Street Baptist Church -- St. Augustine -- Selma -- Freedom Concerts -- Watts -- 1966 -- Memphis -- pt. 5. Fruit -- April 4, 1968 -- Friday -- Memphis March -- The Funeral -- Finishing Martin's Business -- 1969 -- Coretta's Agenda -- Building the King Center -- Sweet Auburn and the Historic Site -- The United Nations and Apartheid -- The Holiday -- Coretta and Atlanta's Creative Community -- Coretta -- Afterword
Control code
2011052587
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 318 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780817317652
Lccn
2011052587
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn769430595

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