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Title:
Martin Luther King, Jr. : with profiles of Mohandas K. Gandhi and Nelson Mandela
Author:
Schuldt, Lori Meek.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Chicago : World Book, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Summary:
A biography of Martin Luther King, Jr., African American civil rights activist, whose leadership during the 1950s and 1960s helped legally abolish long-standing racial segregation in the South. Also profiled are Mohandas K. Gandhi, whose method of nonviolent direct social action led to India's independence from Great Britain and served as a model for both Martin Luther King and South African leader Nelson Mandela, who struggled to end the white-minority government's policy of apartheid and is also profiled in this book.
Language:
English
Contents:
Profile : Mohandas K. Gandhi -- Martin Luther King, Jr. chronology and introduction to King's life ; Early life ; Early civil rights activities ; Major victories for King and the civil rights movement, 1963-1965 ; Later civil rights activities -- Profile : Nelson Mandela.
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ISBN:
9780716618225
Format :
Book