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Author Rieder, Jonathan.

Title Gospel of freedom : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s letter from Birmingham Jail and the struggle that changed a nation / Jonathan Rieder.

Edition First U.S. edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Bloomsbury Press, c2013.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  323.092 KIN    AVAILABLE
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Description xviii, 218 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The cry for justice -- The prelude -- The prisoner -- The letter -- The diplomat -- The prophet -- Aftermath -- The street fighter.
Summary Jonathan Rieder delves deeper than anyone before into the King's "Letter from Birmingham Jail" --illuminating both its timeless message and its crucial position in the history of civil rights.
Subject King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968. Letter from Birmingham jail.
Civil rights movements -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- Birmingham.
Civil disobedience -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century.
Birmingham (Ala.) -- Race relations.
ISBN 9781620400586 (hc)
1620400588 (hc)
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