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The Resource Marching to the mountaintop : how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours, by Ann Bausum

Marching to the mountaintop : how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours, by Ann Bausum

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Marching to the mountaintop : how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours
Title
Marching to the mountaintop
Title remainder
how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours
Statement of responsibility
by Ann Bausum
Title variation
Marching to the mountaintop
Title variation remainder
how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.s final hours
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores how the media, politics, the civil rights movement, and labor protests all converged to set the scene for one of Dr. King's greatest speeches and for his tragic death on April 4, 1968, in Memphis
Writing style
Award
Carter G. Woodson Book Awards: Middle Level, 2013.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10093893
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bausum, Ann
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.K5
LC item number
B38 2012
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1200
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Sanitation Workers Strike, Memphis, Tenn., 1968
  • Labor movement
  • African Americans
  • Memphis (Tenn.)
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Sanitation Workers Strike, Memphis, Tenn., 1968
  • Labor movement
  • African Americans
  • Memphis (Tenn.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
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how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours
Label
Marching to the mountaintop : how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours, by Ann Bausum
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 100-102) and index
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Death in Memphis -- Strike! -- Impasse -- A war on poverty -- Marching in Memphis -- Last days -- Death in Memphis, reprise -- Overcome -- Afterword -- King's campaigns -- Cast of characters -- Timeline -- Research notes and acknowledgments -- Resource guide
Control code
2011024661
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
104 p.
Isbn
9781426309397
Lccn
2011024661
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Marching to the mountaintop : how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours, by Ann Bausum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 100-102) and index
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Death in Memphis -- Strike! -- Impasse -- A war on poverty -- Marching in Memphis -- Last days -- Death in Memphis, reprise -- Overcome -- Afterword -- King's campaigns -- Cast of characters -- Timeline -- Research notes and acknowledgments -- Resource guide
Control code
2011024661
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
104 p.
Isbn
9781426309397
Lccn
2011024661
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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