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Title The address to the First Montgomery Improvement Association mass meeting [OverDrive electronic resource] : an unabridged selection from A call to conscience, the landmark speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. / [compiled by] Clayborne Carson and Kris Shepard.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : Time Warner Audio Books, 2001.
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System Details Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 6200 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Note Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 0:25:51.
Performer Various readers.
Summary "A call to conscience" is a milestone collection of Dr. King's most influential and best-known speeches. Compiled by Stanford historian Dr. Clayborne Carson, director of the King Papers Project, and by contributing editor Kris Shepard, this volume takes you behind the scenes on an astonishing historical journey -- from the small, crowded church in Montgomery, Alabama, where "The birth of a new nation" ignited the modern civil rights movement; to the center of the nation's capital, where "I have a dream" echoed through a nation's conscience; to the Mason Temple in Memphis, where over ten thousand people heard Dr. King give his last, transcendent speech, "I've been to the mountaintop," the night before his assassination. In twelve important introductions, some of the world's most renowned leaders and theologians -- Andrew Young, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Senator Edward M. Kennedy, and Mrs. Rosa Parks ...
Subject African Americans -- Civil rights. -- Sound recordings.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century. -- Sound recordings.
United States -- Race relations.
Speeches, addresses, etc., American. -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Carson, Clayborne, 1944-
Shepard, Kris.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968. Call to conscience. Selections.
ISBN 1594834849 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
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