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Martin Luther King (In My Own Words)
Created as a 'living memorial' to the philosophy and ideas of Dr Martin Luther King, this essential volume contains more than 120 quotations from the great civil rights leader's speeches, sermons and writings. Selected and introduced by his widow, Coretta Scott King, this book helps keep the dream alive by focusing on seven areas of the Nobel Peace Prize winner's concern: ...more
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Martin Luther King, Jr. was one of the pivotal leaders of the American civil rights movement. King was a Baptist minister, one of the few leadership roles available to black men at the time. He became a civil rights activist early in his career. He led the Montgomery Bus Boycott (1955–1956) and helped found the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (1957), serving as its first president. His ef ...moreMore about Martin Luther King Jr....