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The Resource The life and death of Martin Luther King Jr., Andrew Vietze

The life and death of Martin Luther King Jr., Andrew Vietze

Label
The life and death of Martin Luther King Jr.
Title
The life and death of Martin Luther King Jr.
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Vietze
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The upheaval and unrest of the civil rights era paved the way for great leaders. Martin Luther King Jr. emerged as one of the most important voices in American history, leading the fight for equality and justice for the black community. Readers learn how a boy who attended segregated schools in Atlanta rose to become a prominent national figure who lead protest marches, met with presidents, won a Nobel Peace Prize, and inspired a nation. They will discover how Dr. King rallied thousands to the cause of equality, and, in doing so, became a household name, and a treasured national icon
Member of
Summary
Presents information about a boy who attended segregated schools in Atlanta, and grew up to become a prominent national figure who lead protest marches, met with presidents, won a Nobel Peace Prize, and inspired a nation
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10684649
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vietze, Andrew
Dewey number
323.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.K5
LC item number
V54 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Spotlight on the civil rights movement
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The life and death of Martin Luther King Jr., Andrew Vietze
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rights for all! -- A King is born -- A preacher and a doctor -- Love and marriage -- Montgomery explodes -- Boycott! -- Attacks and threats -- Victory! -- Leading a nation -- Fighting by not fighting -- Back to work -- Freedom riding -- Violence in Montgomery -- Standing tall -- "I have a dream" -- Man of the year -- Strength in Selma -- "I've been to the mountaintop" -- Legacy of a King
Control code
on1004725693
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781538380406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004725693
Label
The life and death of Martin Luther King Jr., Andrew Vietze
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rights for all! -- A King is born -- A preacher and a doctor -- Love and marriage -- Montgomery explodes -- Boycott! -- Attacks and threats -- Victory! -- Leading a nation -- Fighting by not fighting -- Back to work -- Freedom riding -- Violence in Montgomery -- Standing tall -- "I have a dream" -- Man of the year -- Strength in Selma -- "I've been to the mountaintop" -- Legacy of a King
Control code
on1004725693
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781538380406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004725693

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