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Martin Luther King, Jr. / by Herb Boyd ; illustrations by Pablo Marcos.

Boyd, Herb, 1938- (author.). Marcos, Pablo, (illustrator.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Macon County Public Library JB KING (Text) 39493108001092 Juvenile Biography Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780866119177
  • ISBN: 0866119175
  • Physical Description: 239 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Baronet Books, c1996.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Illustrated lives"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
Coming of age in Atlanta -- Making of a minister -- Montgomery bus boycott -- In the national spotlight -- Marching for freedom -- I have a Dream! -- Old and new struggles for justice -- Poor people's campaign -- I've been to the mountain top -- Legacy fo Martin Luther King, Jr.
Summary, etc.:
Marching for freedom! Even as a young boy, Martin Luther King, Jr., showed remarkable promise. Everyone who knew him thought he would grow up to be someone special. But nobody could have guessed that the bright, inquisitive little boy was going to lead the movement that changed America, or that he would win many of the greatest prizes the world can offer - including the greatest prize, new freedom and respect for his people. But the path for Martin was full of difficulty and sometimes tragedy as he tried to make a nation understand that freedom is truly real only when everyone is free. His story and his message are for every American.--Back cover
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.8 4 83360.
Subject: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Baptists > United States > Clergy > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.

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