The speech : the story behind Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream /
It was a sweltering eighty-seven degrees when Martin Luther King took the stage at the Lincoln Memorial in 1963. He was the final speaker after a long day. The crowd, which numbered in the tens of thousands, had begun to leave. King took a deep breath and threw back his shoulders. "I say to you...
|Published:||Chicago, Illinois : Haymarket Books, 2013.|
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- 1. The Moment
- 2. The March
- 3. The Speech
- 4. The Legacy
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