M.L.K.: journey of a King

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Abrams Books for Young Readers, Jan 1, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 128 pages
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Through period photographs and text introduces readers to Martin Luther King, Jr.

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User Review  - brikayama - LibraryThing

This book gave me a deeper insight into the life of M.L.K. It revealed his dreams, his struggles, and his accomplishments. I had read other books about him, but never had I experienced such emotions ... Read full review

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User Review  - Meerkat4 - LibraryThing

This book would be a great secondary source not just for a youngster, but also an adult. I didn't let it's simple writing fool be, it has a great amount of information within it! The photography is ... Read full review

Contents

How Could I Love a Race of People Who Hated Me?
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I Hope Thousands Will Join Me 39
58
Authors Note
106
Copyright

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About the author (2007)

Tonya Bolden has authored and coauthored more than twenty books. She also worked with Mother Love on her book Forgive or Forget and with Eartha Kitt on Rejuvenate! (It's Never Too Late). To learn more about her work visit www.tonyabolden.com.

Bob Adelman is an author, editor, teacher, book producer, and world-renowned photojournalist. His picture stories have frequently appeared in "Life, " the "London Times Magazine, Stern, " and the "New York Times Magazine." In varying roles he has done more than forty books; the most recent are his "Carver Country" and "Visions of Liberty." He vividly recalls his nervous excitement at first gaping at a Tijuana Bible. Nowadays he more maturely reads them for laughs and insights, but now and again their provocative powers become undeniable.