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Sterling Biographies

Martin Luther King Jr.
Narrated by: Jay Snyder
Length: 2 hrs and 44 mins
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"I have a dream." Those rousing words, spoken by Martin Luther King, Jr. at an historic civil rights rally in Washington, D.C., brought hope to those who listened: hope that in the future there might not be two Americas - one black and one white - but instead a country united, with justice for all. Here is King's inspiring story, which began in Atlanta, Georgia in 1929 and came to a tragic end on April 4, 1968 when an assassin fatally shot him.

The pastor of a small Baptist church in Montgomery, Alabama, King became the driving force of the civil rights movement when he led a black boycott of the city's bus lines. His philosophy of nonviolence, and his breathtaking eloquence, helped free African Americans from decades of oppression and finally won them the rights - and opportunities - they deserved.

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best book ever

Would you consider the audio edition of Sterling Biographies to be better than the print version?

yes it make there have more action

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my favorite scene when he was stabbed at the book sighning