More than two decades after his death, Martin Luther King, Jr.'s ideas - his call for racial equality, his faith in the ultimate triumph of justice, and his insistence on the power of nonviolent struggle to bring about a major transformation of American society - are as vital and timely as ever. The wealth of his writings, both published and unpublished, that constitute his intellectual legacy are now preserved in this authoritative, chronologically arranged, multivolume edition. Faithfully transcribing the texts of his letters, speeches, sermons, student papers, and articles, this edition has no equal.Notes taken by contemporary observers of MIA mass meetings and executive board gatherings, for example, reveal ... The Introduction is a narrative essay based on the documentary records assembled by the King Papers Project and on theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr: Birth of a new age, December 1955-December 1956|
|Author||:||Martin Luther King (Jr.), Clayborne Carson, Ralph Luker, Penny A. Russell|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 1997-01-01|