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Why we can"t wait

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Why we can"t wait

by Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Published by Signet books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans -- Civil rights.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMartin Luther King, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.61 .K54 1964b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 159 p.
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL436739M
    LC Control Number98146203

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      Why We Can't Wait recounts not only the Birmingham campaign, but also examines the history of the civil rights struggle and the tasks that future generations must accomplish to bring about full equality for African Americans. by:   Often applauded as King’s most incisive and eloquent book, Why We Can’t Wait recounts the Birmingham campaign in vivid detail, while underscoring why was such a crucial year for the civil rights movement. Disappointed by the slow pace of school desegregation and civil rights legislation, King observed that by —during which the 3/5(3).

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