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Marching To The Mountaintop : How Poverty, Labor Fights, And Civil Rights Set The Stage For Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Final Hours (2012)

Call Number Y/BIOGRAPHY/323.4/KING,M/BAU

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Published: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2012
Edition:  1st ed
Description:  104 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9781426309397 (hbk. : alk. paper), 1426309392 (hbk. : alk. paper), 9781426309403 (library binding : alk. paper), 1426309406 (library binding : alk. paper), 1426309392 :,
Language:  English

Explores how the media, politics, the civil rights movement, and labor protests all converged to set the scene for one of Dr. King's greatest speeches and for his tragic death on April 4, 1968, in Memphis

Foreword -- Introduction -- Death in Memphis -- Strike! -- Impasse -- A war on poverty -- Marching in Memphis -- Last days -- Death in Memphis, reprise -- Overcome -- Afterword

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