The Word of the Lord Is Upon Me: The Righteous Performance of Martin Luther King, Jr.
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The Word of the Lord Is Upon Me: The Righteous Performance of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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"You don't know me," Martin Luther King, Jr., once declared to those who criticized his denunciation of the Vietnam War, who wanted to confine him to the ghetto of "black" issues. Now, forty years after being felled by an assassin's bullet, it is still difficult to take the measure of the man: apostle of peace or angry prophet; sublime exponent of a beloved community or fi...more
Hardcover, 394 pages
Published April 1st 2008 by Belknap Press
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never can meditate, imitate, reflect on and learn from the great saint of the ages - Rev. Dr Martin Luther King Jr., who left a potential quiet career in the pulpit and classroom to lead a movement exemplifying love and courage
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