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The Resource Waking from the dream : the struggle for civil rights in the shadow of Martin Luther King Jr., David L. Chappell

Waking from the dream : the struggle for civil rights in the shadow of Martin Luther King Jr., David L. Chappell

Label
Waking from the dream : the struggle for civil rights in the shadow of Martin Luther King Jr.
Title
Waking from the dream
Title remainder
the struggle for civil rights in the shadow of Martin Luther King Jr.
Statement of responsibility
David L. Chappell
Title variation
Struggle for civil rights in the shadow of Martin Luther King Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a controversial study of the civil rights movement after the death of Martin Luther King, Jr., that draws on congressional testimony, court cases, press releases and other sources to document the battle over King's image and legacy
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chappell, David L
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
  • E185.97.K5
  • E185.97.K5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Civil rights movements
  • African American political activists
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • United States
Label
Waking from the dream : the struggle for civil rights in the shadow of Martin Luther King Jr., David L. Chappell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
King's last victory: the Civil Rights Act of 1968 -- Can a movement be institutionalized?: the national Black political conventions -- From full employment to diversity -- Legalizing the legacy: the battle for a Martin Luther King holiday -- Jesse Jackson's rebirth -- Public reckonings with King's character
Control code
sky255227548
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 249 pages
Isbn
9781400065462
Lccn
2013009296
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, photographs
Label
Waking from the dream : the struggle for civil rights in the shadow of Martin Luther King Jr., David L. Chappell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
King's last victory: the Civil Rights Act of 1968 -- Can a movement be institutionalized?: the national Black political conventions -- From full employment to diversity -- Legalizing the legacy: the battle for a Martin Luther King holiday -- Jesse Jackson's rebirth -- Public reckonings with King's character
Control code
sky255227548
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 249 pages
Isbn
9781400065462
Lccn
2013009296
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, photographs

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