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The Resource Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63, Taylor Branch

Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63, Taylor Branch

Label
Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63
Title
Parting the waters
Title remainder
America in the King years, 1954-63
Statement of responsibility
Taylor Branch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the civil rights struggle from the twilight of the Eisenhower years through the assassination of President Kennedy
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, History, 1989
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Branch, Taylor
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.B7914 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Spectrum book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • King, Martin Luther
  • United States
  • United States
  • King, Martin Luther
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • United States
Label
Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63, Taylor Branch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 1064 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780671460976
Lccn
88024033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
977,686
System control number
(OCoLC)18383661
Label
Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63, Taylor Branch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 1064 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780671460976
Lccn
88024033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
977,686
System control number
(OCoLC)18383661

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