Martin Luther King, Jr., spirit-led prophet a biography by Richard L. Deats

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Published by New City Press in Hyde Park, N.Y .

Written in English

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  • United States

Subjects:

  • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968,
  • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Religion,
  • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Ethics,
  • African Americans -- Biography,
  • Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography,
  • Baptists -- United States -- Clergy -- Biography,
  • Nonviolence -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementRichard Deats ; foreword by Coretta Scott King.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE185.97.K5 D42 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3684017M
ISBN 101565481852
LC Control Number2003044533
OCLC/WorldCa51817499

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