Pillar of Fire : America in the King Years 1963-65 (Paperback)

Author: Branch, Taylor

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In the second volume of the three-part trilogy of monumental history that began with the Pulitzer Prize-winning "Parting the Waters", Taylor Branch recreates the dramas that affected every American as the civil rights movement grew in size, impact, and intensity. of photos.

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Publisher Simon & Schuster
Mfg Part# 9780684848099
SKU 30426661
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0684848090
Release Date 4/10/2007
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"...[A] monumental historical resource..."
"Branch spins an intricate, seamless web of politics and personalities, ambition and imagination, triumph and tragedy."
"A powerful, surprising argument, never explicitly stated but implicitly clear, holding that the rebellions against the established order--which took their form in the civil-rights movement, the youth movement, the early stirrings of the women's movement and the middle class's changing self-definition through the 1960s--were inextricably linked."
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First Line On April 27, 1962, Muslims gathered for the Friday evening prayer service at Muhammad's Temple No. 27 in South-Central Los Angeles, east of Culver City and west of Watts.
Editors Note In the second volume of his three-part history, a monumental trilogy that began with Parting the Waters, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award, Taylor Branch portrays the Civil Rights Movement at its zenith, recounting the climactic struggles as they commanded the national stage.
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