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The Resource Gospel of freedom : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s letter from Birmingham Jail and the struggle that changed a nation, Jonathan Rieder

Gospel of freedom : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s letter from Birmingham Jail and the struggle that changed a nation, Jonathan Rieder

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Gospel of freedom : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s letter from Birmingham Jail and the struggle that changed a nation
Title
Gospel of freedom
Title remainder
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s letter from Birmingham Jail and the struggle that changed a nation
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Rieder
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Jonathan Rieder delves deeper than anyone before into the King's "Letter from Birmingham Jail" --illuminating both its timeless message and its crucial position in the history of civil rights
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rieder, Jonathan
Dewey number
323.092
Index
index present
LC call number
F334.B69
LC item number
N446 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • Civil disobedience
  • Nonviolence
  • Birmingham (Ala.)
Label
Gospel of freedom : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s letter from Birmingham Jail and the struggle that changed a nation, Jonathan Rieder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-207) and index
Contents
Introduction : The cry for justice -- The prelude. Prisoner: This is blasphemy ; Not enough Negroes are ready to die in Birmingham ; Traitors to their race ; Meet me in Galilee -- The letter. Diplomat: My dear fellow clergymen ; The word "wait" rings in the ear of every Negro ; Everything the Nazis did was legal -- Prophet: I am an extremist ; What kind of people worship here? ; Abused and scorned though we may be -- The aftermath. Street fighter: Now is the time ; A child shall lead them ; Free at last? ; What killed these four girls? -- Epilogue : Words spoken to mankind -- Acknowledgements -- Appendix : The text of the "Letter from Birmingham Jail."
Control code
ocn821067011
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xviii, 218 p.
Isbn
9781620400586
Lccn
2012044387
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Gospel of freedom : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s letter from Birmingham Jail and the struggle that changed a nation, Jonathan Rieder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-207) and index
Contents
Introduction : The cry for justice -- The prelude. Prisoner: This is blasphemy ; Not enough Negroes are ready to die in Birmingham ; Traitors to their race ; Meet me in Galilee -- The letter. Diplomat: My dear fellow clergymen ; The word "wait" rings in the ear of every Negro ; Everything the Nazis did was legal -- Prophet: I am an extremist ; What kind of people worship here? ; Abused and scorned though we may be -- The aftermath. Street fighter: Now is the time ; A child shall lead them ; Free at last? ; What killed these four girls? -- Epilogue : Words spoken to mankind -- Acknowledgements -- Appendix : The text of the "Letter from Birmingham Jail."
Control code
ocn821067011
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xviii, 218 p.
Isbn
9781620400586
Lccn
2012044387
Other physical details
ill.

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