Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years 1963-65
From Pulitzer Prize-winning author Taylor Branch, the second part of his epic trilogy on the American Civil Rights Movement.
In the second volume of his three-part history, a monumental trilogy that began with Parting the Waters, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award, Taylor Branch portrays the Civil Rights Movement at its zenith, recounting the climactic struggles as they commanded the national stage.
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PILLAR OF FIRE: America in the King Years, 1963-1965User Review - Kirkus
In this stirring follow-up to his Pulitzer Prizewinning Parting the Waters (1988), Branch recalls the terror, dissension, and courage of the civil-rights movement at its zenith: the mid- 1960s ... Read full review
What an awesome, well written book!User Review - misfufu92 - Borders
This was a very good book. I am a civil rights buff and I love the way that Mr. Branch hits every area of the movement, from Martin Luther King, Malcolm X and those who were against the movement like ... Read full review