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King's dream / Eric J. Sundquist.

Sundquist, Eric J. (Author).
E-book E-book (©2009.)
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 295 pages, [14] pages of plates) : illustrations.
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2009.
  • ISBN: 9780300142440
  • ISBN: 0300142447
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-275) and index.
Contents: Dreamer, 1963 -- Freedom now! -- Soul force -- Lincoln's shadow -- Whose country 'tis of Thee? -- Not by the color of their skin -- Martin Luther King, Jr., "I Have a Dream."
Restrictions on Access: Access limited to residents of owning communities and students of owning institutions.
Summary: In this new exploration of the "I Have a Dream" speech, Sundquist places it in the history of American debates about racial justice and demonstrates how the speech, an exultant blend of grand poetry and powerful elocution, perfectly expresses the story of African-American freedom.
Citation: Sundquist, Eric J. "King's dream." New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2009.

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