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Behind the Dream

Author: Connelly, Stuart
Jones, Clarence B.

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Format:Paperback
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Behind the Dream :

“I have a dream.” When those words were spoken on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963, the crowd stood, electrified, as Martin Luther King, Jr. brought the plight of African Americans to the public consciousness and firmly established himself as one of the greatest orators of all time. Behind the Dream is a thrilling, behind-the-scenes account of the weeks leading up to the great event, as told by Clarence Jones, co-writer of the speech and close confidant to King. Jones was there, on the road, collaborating with the great minds of the time, and hammering out the ideas and the speech that would shape the civil rights movement and inspire Americans for years to come.


Category   Subject
Political Science   Civics & Citizenship
History & Geography   United States

ISBN 13:9780230337558
ISBN 10:0230337554
Format:Paperback
Language:English
Pages:204
Size:8.59" l x 5.50" w x 0.61" h
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