The Resource April 4, 1968 : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s death and the transformation of America, Michael Eric Dyson, (eaudio)

April 4, 1968 : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s death and the transformation of America, Michael Eric Dyson, (eaudio)

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April 4, 1968 : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s death and the transformation of America
Title
April 4, 1968
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Martin Luther King, Jr.'s death and the transformation of America
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Michael Eric Dyson
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eng
Summary
On April 4, 1968, at 6:01 P.M., while he was standing on a balcony at a Memphis hotel, Martin Luther King Jr. Was shot and fatally wounded. Only hours earlier King--the prophet for racial and economic justice in America--ended his final public speech by saying, "I may not get there with you, but I want you to know tonight, that we as a people will get to the Promised Land. Acclaimed public intellectual and best-selling author, Michael Eric Dyson uses the fortieth anniversary of King's assassination as a starting point for a comprehensive reevaluation of the fate of America, specifically Black America, over the ensuing years. Dyson ambitiously, and controversially, investigates the ways in which we as a people have made it to the Promised Land that King spoke of and shines a bright light on the many areas that we still have a long way to go. Rather than only looking back, April 4, 1968 takes a sweeping 360-degree view of King's death--remembering all the toil, triumph, and tribulation that led to that fateful date while anticipating the ways in which the legacy of King's death will affect the future of this country
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Dyson, Michael Eric
Dewey number
323.173
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LC call number
E185.615
LC item number
.D944 2011eb
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  • King, Martin Luther
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • King, Martin Luther
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April 4, 1968 : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s death and the transformation of America, Michael Eric Dyson, (eaudio)
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Unabridged.
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1 sound file (6 hr., 30 min.)
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9781433244919
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Label
April 4, 1968 : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s death and the transformation of America, Michael Eric Dyson, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Note
Downloadable audio file
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file (6 hr., 30 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433244919
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
Z100012809
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
rbz100012809
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires OneClick Digital Media Manager
  • System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
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