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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. based on personal interviews, his personal papers, FBI documents, etc
Summary
Based on more than 700 interviews-with all King's closest surviving associates and with the Southern law men who worked against him "Bearing the Cross" is a compelling and intimate narrative that portrays the struggles and conflicts within the man who became the incarnation of the Civil Rights Movement
Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography, 1987.
  • Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, 1987.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154705
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
Intended audience
Young Adult
LC call number
E185.97.K5
LC item number
G36 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Baptists
  • Civil rights workers
  • United States
  • Civil rights movements
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference
  • Blacks
Target audience
adult
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Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Label
Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, David J. Garrow
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 725-772
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14302630
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
800 pages
Isbn
9780688047948
Lccn
86008594 //r904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)DC27E95D551011D380AE0090275B7366
  • (IMchF)fol00462316
Label
Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, David J. Garrow
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 725-772
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
14302630
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
800 pages
Isbn
9780688047948
Lccn
86008594 //r904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (PPL)DC27E95D551011D380AE0090275B7366
  • (IMchF)fol00462316

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