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The Resource Death of a King : the real story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final year, Tavis Smiley with David Ritz, (large print)

Death of a King : the real story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final year, Tavis Smiley with David Ritz, (large print)

Label
Death of a King : the real story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final year
Title
Death of a King
Title remainder
the real story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final year
Statement of responsibility
Tavis Smiley with David Ritz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a revealing and dramatic chronicle of the 12 months leading up to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
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Smiley, Tavis
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Ritz, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Large type books
Label
Death of a King : the real story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final year, Tavis Smiley with David Ritz, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-335)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Four seasons: spring, summer, fall, and winter -- "Vocation of agony" -- "Betraying the cause" -- "The language of the unheard" -- "Anxiety and sorrow in my heart" -- The bloodiest month of all -- Where do we go from here? -- Cities aflame -- Respect -- Chaos -- Ominous clouds -- "I, Martin Luther King, take thee, non-violence, to be my wedded wife" -- Ironic anniversary -- Part II. Final season: the last three months -- 39 -- Confession -- Drum major -- Humility, levity, and longevity -- Frantic melancholy -- Restless heart -- Garment of destiny -- Firemen -- Midnight hour in Memphis -- Freedom explosion -- The mountaintop in Memphis -- April 4, 1968 -- Epilogue
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
xi, 335 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780316410656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn868040461
  • 1416285
  • (OCoLC)868040461
Label
Death of a King : the real story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final year, Tavis Smiley with David Ritz, (large print)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-335)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Four seasons: spring, summer, fall, and winter -- "Vocation of agony" -- "Betraying the cause" -- "The language of the unheard" -- "Anxiety and sorrow in my heart" -- The bloodiest month of all -- Where do we go from here? -- Cities aflame -- Respect -- Chaos -- Ominous clouds -- "I, Martin Luther King, take thee, non-violence, to be my wedded wife" -- Ironic anniversary -- Part II. Final season: the last three months -- 39 -- Confession -- Drum major -- Humility, levity, and longevity -- Frantic melancholy -- Restless heart -- Garment of destiny -- Firemen -- Midnight hour in Memphis -- Freedom explosion -- The mountaintop in Memphis -- April 4, 1968 -- Epilogue
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
xi, 335 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780316410656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn868040461
  • 1416285
  • (OCoLC)868040461

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