M.L.K

M.L.K

Journey of A King

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Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
Coretta Scott King–Honor Winner Tonya Bolden focuses her critical eye on Martin Luther King, Jr.

In the tradition of her award-winning book Maritcha, Tonya Bolden brings words and pictures together to tell the life story of one of America’s greatest figures: Martin Luther King, Jr.—or M.L.K. Central to the story is King’s belief that agape—the selfless love for one’s neighbor—is the rope that binds all peoples together. This philosophy came forward in his sermons, in his daily practice, and especially in his support of nonviolent protests.

More than 80 photographs of M.L.K. preaching, leading marches, being arrested, and overcoming the violence and prejudice around him are juxtaposed with images of his wife and family, of his fellow protestors, and of other leaders of the day. A tribute to a great human being, M.L.K. will surely inspire young readers. Coretta Scott King–Honor Winner Tonya Bolden focuses her critical eye on Martin Luther King, Jr.

In the tradition of her award-winning book Maritcha, Tonya Bolden brings words and pictures together to tell the life story of one of America’s greatest figures: Martin Luther King, Jr.—or M.L.K. Central to the story is King’s belief that agape—the selfless love for one’s neighbor—is the rope that binds all peoples together. This philosophy came forward in his sermons, in his daily practice, and especially in his support of nonviolent protests.

More than 80 photographs of M.L.K. preaching, leading marches, being arrested, and overcoming the violence and prejudice around him are juxtaposed with images of his wife and family, of his fellow protestors, and of other leaders of the day. A tribute to a great human being, M.L.K. will surely inspire young readers.

Baker & Taylor
Brings words and pictures together to tell the life story of one of America's greatest figures and his important philosophy of selfless love for one's neighbor. 25,000 first printing.

Baker
& Taylor

Profiles the life and accomplishments of Baptist minister and civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2006
ISBN: 9780810954762
0810954761
Branch Call Number: J B KING BOLDE
Characteristics: 128 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Adelman, Bob - Illustrator
Alternative Title: MLK journey of a King

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