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The Resource Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, David J. Garrow

Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, David J. Garrow

Label
Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Title
Bearing the cross
Title remainder
Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Statement of responsibility
David J. Garrow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the life of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, Biography, 1987.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garrow, David J.
Dewey number
  • 323.4/092/4
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.K5
LC item number
G36 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Baptists
  • United States
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Baptists
  • Race relations
  • United States
  • Negers
  • Civil Rights Movement
  • Leiders
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Label
Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, David J. Garrow
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : W. Morrow, 1986
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 725-772) 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
The Montgomery Bus Boycott, 1955-1956 -- The birth of SCLC, 1957-1959 -- SNCC, the Kennedys, and the Freedom Rides, 1960-1961 -- Albany and lessons for the future, 1961-1962 -- Birmingham and the March on Washington, 1963 -- The Alabama Project, St. Augustine, and the Nobel Peace Prize, 1963-1964 -- Selma and the Voting Rights Act, 1965 -- Chicago and the War on Slums, 1965-1966 -- The Meredith March, "Black Power", and the Chicago Open-Housing Protests, 1966 -- Economic justice and Vietnam, 1966-1967 -- The Poor People's Campaign and Memphis, 1967-1968 -- Epilogue
Control code
15791404
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage books ed.
Extent
800 pages
Isbn
9780394756233
Lccn
87050419
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)15791404
Label
Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, David J. Garrow
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : W. Morrow, 1986
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 725-772) 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
The Montgomery Bus Boycott, 1955-1956 -- The birth of SCLC, 1957-1959 -- SNCC, the Kennedys, and the Freedom Rides, 1960-1961 -- Albany and lessons for the future, 1961-1962 -- Birmingham and the March on Washington, 1963 -- The Alabama Project, St. Augustine, and the Nobel Peace Prize, 1963-1964 -- Selma and the Voting Rights Act, 1965 -- Chicago and the War on Slums, 1965-1966 -- The Meredith March, "Black Power", and the Chicago Open-Housing Protests, 1966 -- Economic justice and Vietnam, 1966-1967 -- The Poor People's Campaign and Memphis, 1967-1968 -- Epilogue
Control code
15791404
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage books ed.
Extent
800 pages
Isbn
9780394756233
Lccn
87050419
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)15791404

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