ISBN-10:
0813133904
ISBN-13:
9780813133904
Pub. Date:
02/01/2011
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
Becoming King: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Making of a National Leader

Becoming King: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Making of a National Leader

by Troy Jackson, Clayborne Carson
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ISBN-13: 9780813133904
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Publication date: 02/01/2011
Series: Civil Rights and the Struggle for Black Equality in the Twentieth Century Series
Pages: 248
Sales rank: 508,912
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Troy Jackson is an editor of The Papers of Martin Luther King Jr., Volume VI: Advocate of the Social Gospel, September 1948--March 1963. After receiving his Ph.D. at the University of Kentucky, he became Senior Pastor at University Christian Church in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction Clayborne Carson xi

Prologue 1

1 "The Stirring of the Water" 9

2 "The Gospel I Will Preach" 35

3 "Making a Contribution" 53

4 "They Are Willing to Walk" 85

5 "Living under the Tension" 115

6 "Bigger Than Montgomery" 147

Epilogue 181

Notes 187

Bibliography 229

Index 241

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