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

Chappell, David L., (author.).

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Anderson - Westside Branch 323.092 Chappell David (Text) 22960000771443 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch B KING (Text) 0530009746872 Adult New Books Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781400065462
  • ISBN: 1400065461
  • Physical Description: xvi, 249 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-238) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
King's last victory: the Civil Rights Act of 1968 -- Can a movement be institutionalized?: the national Black political conventions -- A coalition for full employment -- Legalizing the legacy: the battle for a Martin Luther King holiday -- Jesse Jackson's rebirth -- Public reckonings with King's character.
Summary, etc.:
Presents a controversial study of the civil rights movement after the death of Martin Luther King, Jr., drawing upon congressional testimony, court cases, press releases, and other sources to document the battle over King's image and legacy.
Subject: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 > Influence.
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century.
African American political activists > Biography.
African American civil rights workers > Biography.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.
United States > Race relations > History > 20th century.

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