The Resource Marching to the mountaintop : how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours, by Ann Bausum

Marching to the mountaintop : how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours, by Ann Bausum

Label
Marching to the mountaintop : how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours
Title
Marching to the mountaintop
Title remainder
how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours
Statement of responsibility
by Ann Bausum
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores how the media, politics, the civil rights movement, and labor protests all converged to set the scene for one of Dr. King's greatest speeches and for his tragic death on April 4, 1968, in Memphis
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bausum, Ann
Dewey number
323.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1200L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
E185.97.K5
LC item number
B38 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Sanitation Workers Strike, Memphis, Tenn., 1968
  • Labor movement
  • African Americans
  • Sanitation Workers Strike, Memphis, Tenn., 1968
  • Labor movement
  • African Americans
  • Memphis (Tenn.)
  • Memphis (Tenn.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Marching to the mountaintop : how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours, by Ann Bausum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 100-102), discography (page 100), filmography (page 100), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Death in Memphis -- Strike! -- Impasse -- A war on poverty -- Marching in Memphis -- Last days -- Death in Memphis, reprise -- Overcome -- Afterword -- King's campaigns -- Cast of characters -- Timeline -- Research notes and acknowledgments -- Resource guide
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
104 pages
Isbn
9781426309397
Lccn
2011024661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • BK0009772293
  • 674024
Label
Marching to the mountaintop : how poverty, labor fights, and civil rights set the stage for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s final hours, by Ann Bausum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 100-102), discography (page 100), filmography (page 100), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Death in Memphis -- Strike! -- Impasse -- A war on poverty -- Marching in Memphis -- Last days -- Death in Memphis, reprise -- Overcome -- Afterword -- King's campaigns -- Cast of characters -- Timeline -- Research notes and acknowledgments -- Resource guide
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
104 pages
Isbn
9781426309397
Lccn
2011024661
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • BK0009772293
  • 674024

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