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The Resource Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement : a biography, Randal Maurice Jelks

Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement : a biography, Randal Maurice Jelks

Label
Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement : a biography
Title
Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Randal Maurice Jelks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This full-length biography of Benjamin Mays (1894-1984) chronicles the life of the man Martin Luther King Jr. called his 'spiritual and intellectual father'. Dean of the Howard University School of Religion, president of Morehouse College, and mentor to influential black leaders, Mays had a profound impact on the education of the leadership of the black church and of a generation of activists, policymakers, and educators
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jelks, Randal Maurice
Dewey number
  • 378.0092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
LC2851.M72
LC item number
J45 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mays, Benjamin E.
  • Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
  • African American educators
  • African Americans
  • Mays, Benjamin E.
  • Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • EDUCATION
  • African American educators
  • African Americans
  • Presidents
Label
Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement : a biography, Randal Maurice Jelks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : I have been a Baptist all my life -- My earliest memory was a mob -- I set out to learn how the sixty-six books of the Bible were produced -- In search of a call -- The Negro's God -- The most neglected area in Negro education -- Schoolmaster of the movement -- Seeking to be Christian in race relations -- I have only just a minute -- This is not a short war, this is a long war -- Epilogue : Lord, the people have driven me on
Control code
787852195
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 326 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469601748
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt60vh2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787852195
Label
Benjamin Elijah Mays, schoolmaster of the movement : a biography, Randal Maurice Jelks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : I have been a Baptist all my life -- My earliest memory was a mob -- I set out to learn how the sixty-six books of the Bible were produced -- In search of a call -- The Negro's God -- The most neglected area in Negro education -- Schoolmaster of the movement -- Seeking to be Christian in race relations -- I have only just a minute -- This is not a short war, this is a long war -- Epilogue : Lord, the people have driven me on
Control code
787852195
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 326 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469601748
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt60vh2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)787852195

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