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Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.? (Who Was...?)

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was only 25 when he helped organize the Montgomery Bus Boycott and was soon organizing black people across the country in support of the right to vote, desegregation, and other basic civil rights. Maintaining nonviolent and peaceful tactics even when his life was threatened, King was also an advocate for the poor and spoke out against racial and economic injustice until his deathafrom an assassinas bulletain 1968. With clearly written text that explains this tumultuous time in history and 80 black-and-white illustrations, this Who Wasa]? celebrates the vision and the legacy of a remarkable man.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780756989354
Author:
Bader, Bonnie
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Illustrator:
Wolf, Elizabeth
Subject:
Baptists
Subject:
Clergy
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Social Activists
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Religious
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
African Americans - Civil rights - History -
Subject:
General-General
Edition Description:
Prebound
Series:
Who Was...?
Publication Date:
20080131
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
105
Dimensions:
7.70x5.40x.50 in. .45 lbs.
Age Level:
07-10

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Children's » Biographies » Social Activists
Children's » Nonfiction » Biographies
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