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Martin Luther King, Jr. : man of peace /

by McKissack, Pat; McKissack, Fredrick.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: McKissack, Pat, Great African Americans series: Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, c2001Edition: Rev. ed.Description: 32 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0766016781 :.Title notes: $14.95 6-2003$14.95 6-2003$14.95 6-2003$14.95 7/1/2004 ; Zylpha Rae's Rainbow Memorial Collection$14.95 3/15/2007Subject(s): King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature | King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 | African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Civil rights workers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Baptists -- United States -- Clergy -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature | Civil rights workers | Clergy | African Americans -- BiographySummary: Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of the revered civil rights pioneer.
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Every school child knows the name of Martin Luther King, Jr., beacon of the civil rights movement. The McKissacks offer an easy-to-read journey through King's life, as he brought people of all races and religions together to fight, without violence, for equality. Young readers will come away from this book with an understanding of the civil rights movement and what made Dr. King so special.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.

Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of the revered civil rights pioneer.

$14.95 6-2003

$14.95 6-2003

$14.95 6-2003

$14.95 7/1/2004 ; Zylpha Rae's Rainbow Memorial Collection

$14.95 3/15/2007

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Horn Book Review

This updated, refurbished edition is an adequate introduction to the life of the many-faceted Robeson: athlete, singer, civil rights activist. Well-reproduced black-and-white photos add interest to the clearly written, informative biography. Bib., glos., ind. (c) Copyright 2010. The Horn Book, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

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