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  • Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story (King Legacy)

    Martin Luther King, Jr.'s account of the first successful large-scale application of nonviolence resistance in America is comprehensive, revelatory, and intimate. King described his book as "the chronicle of fifty thousand Negroes who took to heart the principles of nonviolence, who learned to fight for their rights with the weapon of love, and who, in the process, acquired a new estimate of their own human worth.'' It traces the phenomenal journey of a community, and shows how the twenty-eight-year-old Dr. King, with his conviction for equalit...

    • ASIN: 0807000698
    • Brand: Beacon Press

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. (Routledge Historical Biographies)

    Peter Ling’s acclaimed biography of Martin Luther King Jr provides a thorough re-examination of both the man and the Civil Rights Movement, showing how King grew into his leadership role and kept his faith as the challenges facing the movement strengthened after 1965. Ling combines a detailed narrative of Martin Luther King’s life with the key historiographical debates surrounding him and places both within the historical context of the Civil Rights Movement. This fully revised and updated second edition includes an extended look at Black ...

    • ASIN: 1138781630

  • Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story

    Chronicles the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott sparked by Mrs. Rosa Park's refusal to give up her seat to a white male, describing the plans and problems of a nonviolent campaign, reprisals by the white community, and the eventual attainment of desegrated city bus service.

    • ASIN: 0062504908

  • Rosa's Bus: The Ride to Civil Rights

    Like all buses in Montgomery, Alabama in the 1950’s, Bus #2857 was segregated: white passengers sat in the front and black passengers sat in the back—until Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. Her arrest sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott, a major event in the Civil Rights movement led by a young minister, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. For 382 days, black passengers chose to walk rather than ride the buses in Montgomery....

    • ASIN: 1629798487

  • The Sword and the Shield: The Revolutionary Lives of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr.

    A dual biography of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King that transforms our understanding of the twentieth century's most iconic African American leadersTo most Americans, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. represent contrasting ideals: self-defense vs. nonviolence, black power vs. civil rights, the sword vs. the shield. The struggle for black freedom is wrought with the same contrasts. While nonviolent direct action is remembered as an unassailable part of American democracy, the movement's militancy is either vilified or erased outright. In Th...

    • ASIN: 154161786X

  • Martin Luther King Jr (Routledge Historical Biographies)

    This new biography of the most celebrated African American in history provides a thorough re-examination of both the man and the Civil Rights Movement, showing how King grew into his leadership role and kept his faith when the movement weakened after 1965. Drawing on recent scholarship on the Civil Rights Movement, this volume condenses research previously only available in larger literature. Peter Ling's crisp and fluent style captures the drama, irony and pathos of King's life and provides an excellent introduction for both students and gener...

    • ASIN: 0415216656

  • Let the Trumpet Sound: A Life of Martin Luther King, Jr. (P.S.)

    Winner of the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Book AwardWinner of the Christopher AwardA New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year“Drawing on interviews with those who knew King, previously unutilized material at Presidential libraries, and the holdings of the Martin Luther King Jr. Center in Atlanta, Mr. Oates has written the most comprehensive account of King’s life yet published. ... He displays a remarkable understanding of King’s individual role in the civil rights movement ... Oates’s biography helps us appreciate how sorely ...

    • ASIN: 0062321455

  • Crusader Without Violence: A Biography of Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Published to critical acclaim in 1959 and long out of print, Crusader Without Violence was the first biography of the dynamic leader who emerged from the 1955–56 Montgomery Bus Boycott as the spokesman of the twentieth century American civil rights movement. NewSouth's 60th Anniversary Edition, with a new introduction containing new biographical details about its author, returns to general circulation a valuable, rare, and engaging account of Martin Luther King Jr. before he became an American phenomenon.The author, L. D. Reddick, had known t...

    • ASIN: 1588383504

  • The Effect of Branding on the Success or Failure of Nonviolent Mass Movements - Case Studies of the Civil Rights Movement, Montgomery Bus Boycott and Martin Luther King, Jr., and Occupy Wall Street

    The study critically analyzes the relationship between a nonviolent mass movement's ability to create and manage a favorable image and the movement's success or failure. Movements create and manage their brand image through the process of presenting a positive image of the organization and its message to key target audiences and the management of that brand image through discipline and coordination. The study begins by describing the evolution of the theory of nonviolent resistance, from pacifism for moral reasons to a doctrine based around inf...

    • ASIN: 1981068805

  • Our Southern Home: Scottsboro to Montgomery to Birmingham--The Transformation of the South in the Twentieth Century

    Three eighteen-year-old southerners start the day of March 25, 1931, not knowing that the events soon to occur in Scottsboro, Alabama will lead them and the South on an inexorable journey of change: Clarence Norris, black, is boarding a freight train as a hobo in Chattanooga; Waights Taylor, white, is a student at the University of Alabama; Rosa McCauley Parks, black, is a resident of Pine Level, Alabama. The three become involved in the Scottsboro events in different ways with profound implications to the region and their lives. Three cities...

    • ASIN: 0983889201
    • Brand: Brand: McCaa Books

  • The Montgomery Bus Boycott: A History and Reference Guide

    A revealing, comprehensive, and detailed account focusing on the people and personalities behind the Montgomery, Alabama, Bus Boycott in 1955–1956, which became the catalyst for a national civil rights movement.• More than 15 original documents, interviews, letters to the editor, newspaper clippings, editorials, sidebars, and commentaries from eyewitnesses to this history help connect the reader to a bygone era• An in-depth chronology that spans almost 95 years, highlighting important Civil rights events ranging from the 1863 Emmancipatio...

    • ASIN: 0313358877
    • Brand: Brand: Greenwood

  • Montgomery Bus Boycott: In a Nutshell - A Chronology

    I was there. Only an insider who felt the pulse and shard the collective agony of those boycotting buses in Montgomery can give an eye-witness account of the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Here is presented the chronology of important events that happened after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give her bus seat to a white person and during the year-long Montgomery Bus Boycott that ended only after the Supreme Court ruled that buses in Montgomery, Alabama, had to be desegregated. Martin Luther King, Jr, was president and Uriah J. Fields was secr...

    • ASIN: 1980568413

  • Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott

    This stunning picture book looks into the life of Georgia Gilmore, a hidden figure of history who played a critical role in the civil rights movement and used her passion for baking to help the Montgomery Bus Boycott achieve its goal.Georgia decided to help the best way she knew how. She worked together with a group of women and together they purchased the supplies they needed-bread, lettuce, and chickens. And off they went to cook.The women brought food to the mass meetings that followed at the church. They sold sandwiches. They sold dinners i...

    • ASIN: 1499807201
    • Brand: little bee books

  • The Walking City: The Montgomery Bus Boycott, 1955-1956 (Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement, Vol 7)


    • ASIN: 0926019031

  • Daybreak of Freedom: The Montgomery Bus Boycott

    The Montgomery bus boycott was a formative moment in twentieth-century history: a harbinger of the African American freedom movement, a springboard for the leadership of Martin Luther King Jr., and a crucial step in the struggle to realize the American dream of liberty and equality for all. In Daybreak of Freedom, Stewart Burns presents a groundbreaking documentary history of the boycott. Using an extraordinary array of more than one hundred original documents, he crafts a compelling and comprehensive account of this celebrated year-long protes...

    • ASIN: 0807823600
    • Brand: Brand: The University of North Carolina Press

  • Stride Toward Freedom : The Montgomery Story

    This classic story of nonviolent resistance in America--the Montgomery bus boycott--shows how much the movement can accomplish. King shares his inspirations for the resistance in a work that inspired many and will continue to bring

    • UPC: 11984237
    • Rating: 4.5

  • Martin Luther King Jr N(1929-1968) American Clergyman And Reformer Dr King (Fourth From Right) Leading The March From Selma On The State Capitol At Montgomery Alabama 25 March 1965 Rolled Canvas Art -

    Martin Luther King Jr. /N(1929-1968). American Clergyman And Reformer. Dr. King (Fourth From Right) Leading The March From Selma On The State Capitol At Montgomery Alabama 25 March 1965. was licensed and carefully printed on

    • UPC: 943079174
    • Model: CNV435219229240
    • Color: Multicolor
    • Size: 24 x 36

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. : A Documentary...Montgomery to Memphis

    A pictorial record of Dr. King's leadership in the nonviolent movement for racial equality and human dignity, from the boycott of segregated busing in Montgomery, Alabama, until his assassination in

    • UPC: 25674844

  • Civil Rights Act of 1964 | Montgomery Bus Boycott for Kids | Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King

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    The Montgomery Bus Boycott

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    Montgomery Bus Boycott |American Freedom Stories | Biography

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