The Resource Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63, Taylor Branch

Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63, Taylor Branch

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Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63
Title
Parting the waters
Title remainder
America in the King years, 1954-63
Statement of responsibility
Taylor Branch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the civil rights struggle from the twilight of the Eisenhower years through the assassination of President Kennedy
Title
Parting the waters
Creator
Summary
Focuses on Martin Luther King, Jr., and the key moments that defined his rise to the forefront of the civil rights movement in America, from Rosa Parks' arrest in Montgomery to King's imprisonment in Birmingham and his triumphant march on Washington
Subject
Member of
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Current Interest, 1989.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction, 1988.
  • ALA Notable Book, 1990.
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154386
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.B7914 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
America in the King years
Series volume
0001
Target audience
adult
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America in the King years, 1954-63
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America in the King years, 1954-63
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Taylor Branch
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Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63, Taylor Branch
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Includes bibliographical references
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19572155
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 1064 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780671460976
Lccn
88024033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
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System control number
(IMchF)fol01437727

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