Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years 1963-65

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Simon and Schuster, Apr 16, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 768 pages
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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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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

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Taylor Branch is the bestselling author of Parting the Waters: America in the King Years, 1954-63; Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years, 1963-65; At Canaan’s Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-1968; and The Clinton Tapes. He has won the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award.

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