Library Resources: Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

 

Books

 

African-American Orators: A Bio-Critical Sourcebook / edited by Richard W. Leeman.  Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996.  Chapter: “Martin Luther King, Jr.”

REFERENCE                         E185.96 .A447 1996

 

Against The Vietnam War: Writings By Activists / edited by Mary Susannah Robbins.  Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2007.  Rev. Ed.  Chapter: “Martin Luther King, Jr.”

DS559.62.U6 A35 2007

 

An Album Of Martin Luther King, Jr., By Jeanne A. Rowe.  New York, F. Watts [1970].

OVERSIZED                          E185.97.K5 R6   

 

An American Death; The True Story Of The Assassination Of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. And The Greatest Manhunt Of Our Time.  Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1972.

E185.97.K5 F7 

 

At Canaan's Edge: America In The King Years, 1965-68 / Taylor Branch.  New York : Simon & Schuster, c2006.

E185.615 .B67 2006

 

Autobiography Of A People: Three Centuries Of African American History Told By Those Who Lived It / [edited by] Herb Boyd.  New York : Doubleday, 2000.  Part IV: “To Die for the People: Martin Luther King, Jr.”

E185 .A97 2000

 

Bearing The Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., And The Southern Christian Leadership Conference / David J. Garrow.  New York : Quill, C1999.

E185.97.K5 G36 1999 

 

Debating The Kennedy Presidency / James N. Giglio and Stephen G. Rabe.  Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2003.  Document 6: Martin Luther King Jr.: "It's a Difficult Thing to Teach a President".

E841 .G538 2003  

 

Decker's Patterns Of Exposition 13 / [edited by] Randall E. Decker, Robert A. Schwegler.  New York : HarperCollins, c1992.  Chapter 11: Using Patterns for Argument: “Letter from Birmingham Jail” / Martin Luther King, Jr..

PE1417 .P386 1992

 

The Declaration Of Independence: Origins And Impact / Scott Douglas Gerber, editor.  Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, c2002.  Chapter: “Frederick Douglass, Martin Luther King Jr., and Malcolm X interpret the Declaration of Independence.”

E221 .D35 2002

 

Hellhound On His Trail: The Stalking Of Martin Luther King, Jr., And The International Hunt For His Assassin / Hampton Sides.  New York : Doubleday, 2010.

BEST SELLERS                                 E185.97.K5 S534 2010

 

I May Not Get There With You: The True Martin Luther King, Jr. / Michael Eric Dyson.  New York : Free Press, C2000.

E185.97.K5 D97 2000

 

Imprisoned Intellectuals: America's Political Prisoners Write On Life, Liberation, And Rebellion / edited by Joy James.  Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, c2003.  Chapter 1: “Letter from Birmingham Jail” / Martin Luther King, Jr.

HV9468 .I49 2003

 

In Search Of Our Mothers' Gardens: Womanist Prose / by Alice Walker.  San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, c1983.  Chapter: “Choice: A Tribute To Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.”

PS3573 .A425 Z467  

 

Judgment Days: Lyndon Baines Johnson, Martin Luther King, Jr., And The Laws That Changed America / Nick Kotz.  Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2005.

E847.2 .K67 2005

 

King; A Critical Biography [By] David L. Lewis.  New York, Praeger [1970].

E185.97.K5 L45 1970

 

Leaders From The 1960s: A Biographical Sourcebook Of American Activism / edited by David DeLeon.  Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1994.  Part 1: Racial Democracy: “Martin Luther King, Jr.”

Z7164 .S66 L43 1994

 

Martin Luther King, Jr.; A Profile, Edited By C. Eric Lincoln.  New York, Hill And Wang [1970].

E185.97.K5 L5

 

Martin Luther King, Jr.: Civil Rights Leader, Theologian, Orator / Edited With A Preface By David J. Garrow.  Brooklyn, N.Y. : Carlson Pub., 1989.

E185.97 .K5 M33 1989

 

Martin Luther King, Jr. / Peter J. Ling.  New York : Routledge, 2002.

E185.97.K5 L55 2002

 

Martin Luther King, Jr. / John A. Kirk.  New York : Pearson Longman, 2005.

E185.97.K5 K575 2005

 

 

The Martin Luther King, Jr., Encyclopedia / Clayborne Carson ... [et al.] ; with the assistance of the King Research and Education Institute.  Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008.

REFERENCE             E185.97.K5 M334 2008  

 

Martin Luther King, Jr. And The Civil Rights Movement: Controversies And Debates / edited by John A. Kirk.  Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.

E185.97.K5 M325 2007  

 

Martin & Malcolm & America: A Dream Or A Nightmare / James H. Cone.  Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, C1991.

E185.97 .K5 C66 1991

 

Martin's Big Words: The Life Of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. / Doreen Rappaport.  New York : Jump At The Sun/Hyperion Books For Children, C2001.

YOUNG PEOPLE                 E185.97.K5 R36 2001

 

The Moynihan Report And The Politics Of Controversy; A Trans-Action Social Science And Public Policy Report [By] Lee Rainwater [And] William L. Yancey. Including The Full Text Of The Negro Family: The Case For National Action By Daniel Patrick Moynihan / Lee Rainwater  Cambridge, Mass. : M. I. T. Press, [1967].  Chapter: “An address / Martin Luther King, Jr.”

E185.86.U54 R3  

 

My Life With Martin Luther King, Jr. / Coretta Scott King ; Introduction By Bernice, Dexter, Martin, And Yolanda King.  New York : Puffin Books, 1994.  Rev. Ed.

E185.97 .K5 K5 1994

 

A Nation On Fire: America In The Wake Of The King Assassination / Clay Risen.  Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, c2009.

HV6477 .R57 2009  

 

Patriotic Holidays Of The United States: An Introduction To The History, Symbols, And Traditions Behind The Major Holidays And Days Of Observance / by Helene Henderson ; foreword by Matthew Dennis.  Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, c2006.  Martin Luther King Jr. birthday.”

REFERENCE                         JK1761 .H46 2006

 

Pillar Of Fire: America In The King Years, 1963-65 / Taylor Branch.  New York, NY : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, c1998.

E185.61 .B7915 1998  

 

The Political Philosophy Of Martin Luther King / Hanes Walton.  Westport, Conn., Greenwood Pub. Corp. [1971]. 

E185.97.K5 W27

 

 

 

 

Stride Toward Freedom; The Montgomery Story / Martin Luther King, Jr.  New York, Harper [1958].

E185.89.T8 K5 1958  

 

Voices In Our Blood: America's Best On The Civil Rights Movement / edited by Jon Meacham.  New York : Random House, c2001.  “The second coming of Martin Luther King” / David Halberstam; “Martin Luther King is still on the case” / Garry Wills

E185.61 .V744 2001

 

What Manner Of Man; A Biography Of Martin Luther King, Jr. / Lerone Bennett.  Chicago, Johnson Pub. Co., 1968.  3rd Rev. Ed.

E185.97.K5 B4 1968

 

Why We Can't Wait / Martin Luther King, Jr. New York, Harper & Row [1964]. 

E185.61 .K54 1964

 

 

Media

 

The Fateful Decade: From Little Rock To The Civil Rights Bill.  Princeton, NJ : Films For The Humanities, Inc., 1990.  VHS.

MEDIA                                               E185.97.K5 F3 1990

 

Great Speeches / produced by Alliance Video for Great Speeches, Inc.  Greenwood, IN : Great Speeches, Inc. : EVG, cl985-.  Volume 1: Martin Luther King, Jr. ("I Have A Dream").  Volume 6: Martin Luther King,Jr ("Mountain Top" Speech). VHS.

MEDIA                                               PN6121 .G7

 

Martin Luther King, Jr. : The Making Of A Holiday : Portrait Of An American / A Films For The Humanities Presentation.   Princeton, NJ : Films For The Humanities, C1988.

MEDIA                                               E185.97.K5 M3 1992

 

Martin Luther King, "I Have A Dream".  Oak Forest, Ill. : MPI Home Video, 1988. 

MEDIA                                   E185.61 .M37 1988

 

World's Greatest Speeches.  Irvine, CA : Softbit, Inc., [1995?].  CD-ROM.

CIRCULATION DESK                     PN6121 .W6 1995

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Select Internet Sources

 

26th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration 2011.  Penn State.

http://www.mlk.psu.edu/

 

Indiana University.  Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration 2011

http://www.indiana.edu/~mlkjr/index.shtml

 

The King Center

http://www.thekingcenter.org/

 

Martin Luther King, Jr.: The Nobel Peace Prize, 1964

http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1964/

 

Martin Luther King, Jr. and Black History Month

http://www.lib.lsu.edu/hum/mlk/

 

Martin Luther King, Jr. Cultural Center.  University of Kentucky

http://www.uky.edu/MLKCC/index.htm

 

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute

http://mlk-kpp01.stanford.edu/

 

University of Kansas Medical Center. Diversity Calendar. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

http://www3.kumc.edu/diversity/national/kingday.html

 

Washington, D.C. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial

http://www.mlkmemorial.org/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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