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The Resource Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X, and the civil rights struggle of the 1950s and 1960s : a brief history with documents, David Howard-Pitney

Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X, and the civil rights struggle of the 1950s and 1960s : a brief history with documents, David Howard-Pitney

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Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X, and the civil rights struggle of the 1950s and 1960s : a brief history with documents
Title
Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X, and the civil rights struggle of the 1950s and 1960s
Title remainder
a brief history with documents
Statement of responsibility
David Howard-Pitney
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work brings together some of the best primary sources on Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X. Through their writings and speeches, we can appreciate the roles they played in the freedom crusade of the 1950s and 1960s. We not only get a good summary of their essential teachings but we also get insight into their individual styles and personalities
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VVN
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Howard-Pitney, David
Dewey number
323/.092/273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Bedford series in history and culture.
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  • King, Martin Luther
  • X, Malcolm
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
Label
Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X, and the civil rights struggle of the 1950s and 1960s : a brief history with documents, David Howard-Pitney
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 194-200) and index
Contents
Formative influences and ideas -- Social ends : racial integration versus separation -- Means of struggle : nonviolent resistance versus "by any means necessary" -- On America : dream or nightmare? -- Critiques of rival racial programs and philosophies -- Eras of convergence
Control code
ocm55000175
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 207 p.
Isbn
9780312395056
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)55000175
Label
Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X, and the civil rights struggle of the 1950s and 1960s : a brief history with documents, David Howard-Pitney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 194-200) and index
Contents
Formative influences and ideas -- Social ends : racial integration versus separation -- Means of struggle : nonviolent resistance versus "by any means necessary" -- On America : dream or nightmare? -- Critiques of rival racial programs and philosophies -- Eras of convergence
Control code
ocm55000175
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 207 p.
Isbn
9780312395056
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)55000175
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