The Resource The King years : historic moments in the civil rights movement, Taylor Branch

The King years : historic moments in the civil rights movement, Taylor Branch

Label
The King years : historic moments in the civil rights movement
Title
The King years
Title remainder
historic moments in the civil rights movement
Statement of responsibility
Taylor Branch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Selections from the America in the King years trilogy with new introductions by the author"--Jacket
Summary
A chronicle of key events in the civil rights movement traces how it evolved from a bus strike to a political and social revolution
Tone
Writing style
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10165476
Cataloging source
DLC
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Branch, Taylor
Dewey number
323.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.B7913 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Branch, Taylor
  • Branch, Taylor
  • Branch, Taylor
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True
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  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • King, Martin Luther
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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historic moments in the Civil Rights Movement
Label
The King years : historic moments in the civil rights movement, Taylor Branch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The Montgomery Bus Boycott: Martin Luther King's first public address, 1955 -- Sit-ins and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), 1960 -- Freedom rides I: the Nashville initiative, 1961 -- Freedom rides II: MLK, the Kennedys, and national politics, 1961 -- Bob Moses, SNCC, and Mississippi, 1960-63 -- A national firestorm from Birmingham, 1963 -- The March on Washington, 1963 -- Birmingham church bombing, 1963 -- Freedom summer, 1964 -- Party realignment: the Cow Palace and Atlantic City, 1964 -- King, J. Edgar Hoover, and the Nobel Peace Prize, 1964 -- Crossroads in Selma, 1965 -- Crossroads in Vietnam: MLK and LBJ, 1965 -- Nonviolence goes north: King in Chicago, 1966 -- Black power, 1966 -- Race and war: King at the Riverside Church, 1967 -- Poverty: the last crusade, 1967-68 -- Requiem in Memphis, 1968 -- Looking back, and ahead
Control code
2012006964
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 210 p.
Isbn
9781451678970
Lccn
2012006964
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The King years : historic moments in the civil rights movement, Taylor Branch
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The Montgomery Bus Boycott: Martin Luther King's first public address, 1955 -- Sit-ins and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), 1960 -- Freedom rides I: the Nashville initiative, 1961 -- Freedom rides II: MLK, the Kennedys, and national politics, 1961 -- Bob Moses, SNCC, and Mississippi, 1960-63 -- A national firestorm from Birmingham, 1963 -- The March on Washington, 1963 -- Birmingham church bombing, 1963 -- Freedom summer, 1964 -- Party realignment: the Cow Palace and Atlantic City, 1964 -- King, J. Edgar Hoover, and the Nobel Peace Prize, 1964 -- Crossroads in Selma, 1965 -- Crossroads in Vietnam: MLK and LBJ, 1965 -- Nonviolence goes north: King in Chicago, 1966 -- Black power, 1966 -- Race and war: King at the Riverside Church, 1967 -- Poverty: the last crusade, 1967-68 -- Requiem in Memphis, 1968 -- Looking back, and ahead
Control code
2012006964
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 210 p.
Isbn
9781451678970
Lccn
2012006964
Other physical details
ill.

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