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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
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
1. Forerunner: Vernon Johns 1 -- 2. Rockefeller and Ebenezer 27 -- 3. Niebuhr and the Pool Tables 69 -- 4. First Trombone 105 -- 5. The Montgomery Bus Boycott 143 -- 6. A Taste of the World 206 -- 7. The Quickening 272 -- 8. Shades of Politics 312 -- 9. A Pawn of History 351 -- 10. The Kennedy Transition 379 -- 11. Baptism on Wheels 412 -- 12. The Summer of Freedom Rides 451 -- 13. Moses in McComb, King in Kansas City 492 -- 14. Almost Christmas in Albany 524 -- 15. Hoover's Triangle and King's Machine 562 -- 16. The Fireman's Last Reprieve 601 -- 17. The Fall of Ole Miss 633 -- 18. To Birmingham 673 -- 19. Greenwood and Birmingham Jail 708 -- 20. The Children's Miracle 756 -- 21. Firestorm 803 -- 22. The March on Washington 846 -- 23. Crossing Over: Nightmares and Dreams 888
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.B7914 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63, Taylor Branch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
1989 Pulitzer Prize for History
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [927]-1009) and index
Control code
18383661
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 1064 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780671460976
Lccn
88024033
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Inscribed presentation copy from Carrin Patman for Molly Ivins, April 1989. With covered dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
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Label
Parting the waters : America in the King years, 1954-63, Taylor Branch
Publication
Note
1989 Pulitzer Prize for History
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [927]-1009) and index
Control code
18383661
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 1064 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780671460976
Lccn
88024033
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Inscribed presentation copy from Carrin Patman for Molly Ivins, April 1989. With covered dust jacket.
  • Core title in Resources for College Libraries
Other physical details
ill.

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