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In this new exploration of the "I Have a Dream" speech, Sundquist places it in the history of American debates about racial justice and demonstrates how the speech, an exultant blend of grand poetry and powerful elocution, perfectly expresses the story of African-American freedom.
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Cook Memorial Library - La Grande 323.092 S958 (Text) 35178001252629 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 07/08/2011 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780300118070 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0300118074 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780300158595 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0300158599 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: viii, 295 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Series from jacket.
"A Caravan book"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-275) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Dreamer, 1963 -- Freedom now! -- Soul force -- Lincoln's shadow -- Whose country 'tis of Thee? -- Not by the color of their skin -- Martin Luther King, Jr., "I Have a Dream."
Summary, etc.:
In this new exploration of the "I Have a Dream" speech, Sundquist places it in the history of American debates about racial justice and demonstrates how the speech, an exultant blend of grand poetry and powerful elocution, perfectly expresses the story of African-American freedom.
Subject: King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 > Oratory.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968. I have a dream
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 > Language.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 > Political and social views.
African Americans > Civil rights > Civil rights
Civil rights movements > United States > History.
Equality > United States > History.
United States > Race relations
Southern States > Race relations
King, Martin Luther.
Rassenbeziehung.
B├╝rgerrechtsbewegung.
USA > S├╝dstaaten.
King, Martin Luther, Jr, 1929-1968 > Oratory.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968. I have a dream
King, Martin Luther, Jr, 1929-1968 > Language.
King, Martin Luther, Jr, 1929-1968 > Political and social views.
African Americans > Civil rights > Civil rights
Civil rights movements > History > United States.
Equality > United States > History.
United States > Race relations
Southern States > Race relations

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