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The life and death of Martin Luther King, Jr.

by James Haskins

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Published by Lothrop, Lee & Shepard in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature,
  • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Assassination -- Juvenile literature,
  • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968,
  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- Juvenile literature,
  • African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • African Americans -- Biography,
  • Civil rights

  • About the Edition

    A biography of a man who dedicated his life to the cause of civil rights, which also reexamines unanswered questions concerning his assassination.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJames Haskins.
    GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.97.K5 H33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4537090M
    ISBN 100688418023, 0688518028
    LC Control Number77003157

      Martin Luther King, Jr. was born on Janu , in Atlanta, Georgia, the second child of Martin Luther King Sr., a pastor, and Alberta Williams King, a .   This book only provides a quick history lessons. It is a great read if you are looking to skim through the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. If you are looking for something more detailed, please do not get this book. This is an awesome book if you want to educate children/5().

      To celebrate the life of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., we can listen to speeches, join festivities, and, of course, read books. Here are 14 essential reads about the man who led America’s Author: Carolyn Kellogg.   Title: I am Martin Luther King Jr Author: Brad Meltzer & Illustrator: Christopher Eliopoulos PURCHASE Book: Read Books Aloud by Ms. Melange Like, share, comment, subscribe.

    Here are my 12 favorite Martin Luther King Jr. books. 12 Children’s Martin Luther King Jr. Books for Little Learners. A Picture Book of Martin Luther King Jr. by David A. Adler. This biographical picture book of Martin Luther King Jr. is a fairly accurate account of his life and death, while still being appropriate and gentle enough for children. Very few people doubt that Martin Luther King, Jr., knew that his days were numbered. The fates of other figureheads and leaders in the civil rights movement — particularly the murders of Medgar Evers and President John F. Kennedy in and Malcolm X in — greatly clarified the risk that accompanied King’s work.


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