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The Resource Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-1963, Taylor Branch

Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-1963, Taylor Branch

Label
Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-1963
Title
Parting the waters
Title remainder
America in the King years, 1954-1963
Statement of responsibility
Taylor Branch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the civil rights struggle from the twilight of the Eisenhower years through the assassination of President Kennedy
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Branch, Taylor
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.B7914 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Estados Unidos
Label
Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-1963, Taylor Branch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [1005]-1009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 69
  • 4.
  • First Trombone
  • 105
  • 5.
  • The Montgomery Bus Boycott
  • 143
  • 6.
  • A Taste of the World
  • 206
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • The Quickening
  • 272
  • 8.
  • Shades of Politics
  • 312
  • 9.
  • A Pawn of History
  • 351
  • 10.
  • Forerunner: Vernon Johns
  • The Kennedy Transition
  • 379
  • 11.
  • Baptism on Wheels
  • 412
  • 12.
  • The Summer of Freedom Rides
  • 451
  • 13.
  • Moses in McComb, King in Kansas City
  • 1
  • 492
  • 14.
  • Almost Christmas in Albany
  • 524
  • 15.
  • Hoover's Triangle and King's Machine
  • 562
  • 16.
  • The Fireman's Last Reprieve
  • 601
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • The Fall of Ole Miss
  • 633
  • 18.
  • To Birmingham
  • 673
  • 19.
  • Greenwood and Birmingham Jail
  • 708
  • 20.
  • Rockefeller and Ebenezer
  • The Children's Miracle
  • 756
  • 21.
  • Firestorm
  • 803
  • 22.
  • The March on Washington
  • 846
  • 23.
  • Crossing Over: Nightmares and Dreams
  • 27
  • 888
  • 3.
  • Niebuhr and the Pool Tables
Control code
18383661
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 1064 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780671460976
Isbn Type
(v. 1)
Lccn
88024033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
977,686
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18383661
  • (WaOLN)1166166
Label
Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-1963, Taylor Branch
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [1005]-1009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 69
  • 4.
  • First Trombone
  • 105
  • 5.
  • The Montgomery Bus Boycott
  • 143
  • 6.
  • A Taste of the World
  • 206
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • The Quickening
  • 272
  • 8.
  • Shades of Politics
  • 312
  • 9.
  • A Pawn of History
  • 351
  • 10.
  • Forerunner: Vernon Johns
  • The Kennedy Transition
  • 379
  • 11.
  • Baptism on Wheels
  • 412
  • 12.
  • The Summer of Freedom Rides
  • 451
  • 13.
  • Moses in McComb, King in Kansas City
  • 1
  • 492
  • 14.
  • Almost Christmas in Albany
  • 524
  • 15.
  • Hoover's Triangle and King's Machine
  • 562
  • 16.
  • The Fireman's Last Reprieve
  • 601
  • 2.
  • 17.
  • The Fall of Ole Miss
  • 633
  • 18.
  • To Birmingham
  • 673
  • 19.
  • Greenwood and Birmingham Jail
  • 708
  • 20.
  • Rockefeller and Ebenezer
  • The Children's Miracle
  • 756
  • 21.
  • Firestorm
  • 803
  • 22.
  • The March on Washington
  • 846
  • 23.
  • Crossing Over: Nightmares and Dreams
  • 27
  • 888
  • 3.
  • Niebuhr and the Pool Tables
Control code
18383661
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 1064 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780671460976
Isbn Type
(v. 1)
Lccn
88024033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
977,686
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18383661
  • (WaOLN)1166166

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