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  • Author:
    Lillie Patterson
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    0816029970
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    978-0816029976
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    Checkmark Books (September 1, 1993)
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    192 pages
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The Makers of America set offers . .Martin Luther King J. Corett Lillian G. Patterson. Lillie Patterson was a public school teacher and administrator whose love of writing and keen storytelling skills led her to write 16 books geared toward children. Her topics included the lives of the Rev. Coretta Scott King, Frederick Douglass and Booker T. Washington. She also wrote several works of fiction. Most of her works were aimed at youngsters ages 7 to 12.

Book Description: The Makers of America set offers engaging and inspiring portraits of the private lives and public achievements of some of the most significant people in history. These critically acclaimed volumes make skillful use of primary sources to capture the excitement of a period and provide a rich historical context. They offer a fresh, stimulating approach to learning about important chapters in history, including many events, movements, and issues often neglected by traditional narratives. This volume tells the story of Dr. King’s nonviolent struggle to achieve his goals.

Published September 1993 by Checkmark Books.

Martin Luther King, Jr. was a social activist and Baptist minister who played a key role in the American civil rights . was a social activist and Baptist minister who played a key role in the American civil rights movement from the mid-1950s until his assassination in 1968. King sought equality and human rights for African Americans, the economically disadvantaged and all victims of injustice through peaceful protest

The Makers of America set offers engaging and inspiring portraits of the private lives and public achievements of some of the most . The story of King's nonviolent struggle to achieve his goals is the subject of this book

The Makers of America set offers engaging and inspiring portraits of the private lives and public achievements of some of the most significant people in history. The story of King's nonviolent struggle to achieve his goals is the subject of this book. All the significant events of his campaign-the Montgomery bus boycott, the sit-ins, the marches and protests-are lucidly chronicled in this volume. is the kind of hero whose story inspires Americans of all ages, 8-year-olds and . is the kind of hero whose story inspires Americans of all ages, 8-year-olds and 80-year-olds, generations past and generations to come. Accordingly, authors have used his life as the subject matter for everything from picture books to general interest biographies for adults, from essay collections about his impact on race in America to academic interrogations of his rhetoric. Late in her life, King’s widow recounted stories of their marriage, their roles in the civil rights movement, and the aftermath of his assassination to the writer and minister Dr. Barbara Reynolds, now documented in this new book out Tuesday.

I still believe that freedom is the bonus you receive for telling the truth. One America is beautiful for situation. In this America, millions of people have the milk of prosperity and the honey of equality flowing before them. Ye shall know the truth and the truth shall set you free. This America is the habitat of millions of people who have food and material necessities for their bodies, culture and education for their minds, freedom and human dignity for their spirits.

Martin Luther King Jr. was a Baptist minister and civil-rights activist who had a seismic impact on race relations in the . He felt that America's involvement in Vietnam was politically untenable and the government's conduct in the war discriminatory to the poor

Martin Luther King Jr. was a Baptist minister and civil-rights activist who had a seismic impact on race relations in the United States, beginning in the mid-1950s. Among his many efforts, King headed the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC). He felt that America's involvement in Vietnam was politically untenable and the government's conduct in the war discriminatory to the poor. He sought to broaden his base by forming a multi-racial coalition to address the economic and unemployment problems of all disadvantaged people. By 1968, the years of demonstrations and confrontations were beginning to wear on King.

A biography of the Baptist minister, focusing on his leadership role in the civil rights movement