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The Resource Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-1963, Taylor Branch

Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-1963, Taylor Branch

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Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-1963
Title
Parting the waters
Title remainder
America in the King years, 1954-1963
Statement of responsibility
Taylor Branch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Summary
Focuses on Martin Luther King, Jr., and the key moments that defined his rise to the forefront of the civil rights movement in America, from Rosa Parks' arrest in Montgomery to King's imprisonment in Birmingham and his triumphant march on Washington
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Writing style
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Current Interest, 1989.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction, 1988.
  • ALA Notable Book, 1990.
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154386
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DLC
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Branch, Taylor
Dewey number
973.0496073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
America in the King years
Series volume
0001
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  • King, Martin Luther
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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America in the King years, 1954-63
Label
Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-1963, Taylor Branch
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Publication
Note
Vol. 1 in the author's series America in the King years
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Control code
ocm18383661
Extent
1064 p.
Isbn
9780671460976
Lccn
88024033
Other physical details
ill., photos.
System control number
(Sirsi) AAU-8887
Label
Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-1963, Taylor Branch
Publication
Note
Vol. 1 in the author's series America in the King years
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Control code
ocm18383661
Extent
1064 p.
Isbn
9780671460976
Lccn
88024033
Other physical details
ill., photos.
System control number
(Sirsi) AAU-8887

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