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Becoming King : Martin Luther King, Jr. and the making of a national leader / Troy Jackson ; introduction by Clayborne Carson.

Author/Creator:
Jackson, Troy, 1968-
Publication:
Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, c2008.
Format/Description:
Book
xx, 248 p. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Civil rights and the struggle for Black equality in the twentieth century
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Subjects:
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
African American civil rights workers -- Biography.
Baptists -- United States -- Clergy -- Biography.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- 20th century.
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Race relations.
Segregation in transportation -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- 20th century.
Contents:
"The stirring of the water"
"The gospel I will preach"
"Making a contribution"
"They are willing to walk"
"Living under the tension"
"Bigger than Montgomery."
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-239) and index.
ISBN:
9780813125206 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0813125200 (hbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
213840196