Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech that Inspired the World

A Celebration of the Civil Rights Movement

Many leaders have made a tremendous difference in the civil rights movement and beyond, but no one stands out like Martin Luther King Jr. This captivating narrative captures the charisma, passion, and influence of this leader with a thorough description of key events that depict the tumultuous times in which he struggled to make great changes. Quotes from his most inspiring speeches emphasize his mastery of language. Readers will also learn about some of the major life events that shaped his views and inspired his iconic "I Have a Dream" speech, which transformed a nation and resounds even now.

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Reading Level: 6

Interest Level: 7-12+

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-4777-7745-9
Author : Erin Staley
Copyright : 2015
Language : English
Category : Cultural Diversity, Social Studies, History
Pages : 80
Trim : 6 1/2" x 9 1/8"
Dewey : 323.092
Subject : Cultural Diversity, Social Studies, History
Binding : Library
BISAC : JNF053140, JNF018010, JNF025170
For Further Information Section • Timelines • Bibliography • Author Biography • Historical Context Overview • Social Studies Content • Web Sites • Index • Introductory and Epilogue Material • Glossary • Sidebars • Detailed Table of Contents • Further Reading • Multicu