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Read about Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Published by Enslow in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature,
    • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968,
    • African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Baptists -- United States -- Clergy -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature,
    • Civil rights workers,
    • Clergy,
    • Civil rights movements -- History,
    • African Americans -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 23) and index.

      StatementStephen Feinstein.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesI like biographies!
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.97.K5 F45 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3678788M
      ISBN 100766023001
      LC Control Number2003020010
      OCLC/WorldCa53469785


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