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Desert rose : the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King / Edythe Scott Bagley with Joe Hilley ; afterword by Bernice A. King.

Desert rose : the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King

Bagley, Edythe Scott. (Author).
Hilley, Joseph H. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780817317652
  • ISBN: 0817317651
  • Physical Description: xii, 318 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-310) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Pt. 1. Soil -- Slavery -- Scotts and McMurrys -- Perry County -- pt. 2. Seed -- Parents -- A Black Man in a White Man's World -- Opposition -- pt. 3. Bud -- Crossroads School -- Lincoln School -- Antioch College -- Becoming Coretta -- Progressive -- Graduation -- Boston -- Martin -- Marriage -- pt. 4. Blossom -- Montgomery -- The Bus -- Boycott -- Christmas 1955 -- Bombing -- Staying -- Southern Christian Leadership Conference -- Atlanta -- Albany -- Birmingham -- Fire Hoses...and Dogs -- Bombs -- Washington, D.C. -- Sixteenth Street Baptist Church -- St. Augustine -- Selma -- Freedom Concerts -- Watts b -- 1966 -- Memphis -- pt. 5. Fruit -- April 4, 1968 -- Friday -- Memphis March -- The Funeral -- Finishing Martin's Business -- 1969 -- Coretta's Agenda -- Building the King Center -- Sweet Auburn and the Historic Site -- The United Nations and Apartheid -- The Holiday -- Coretta and Atlanta's Creative Community -- Coretta -- Afterword.
Subject: King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006.
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 > Influence.
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 > Political and social views.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
African American women civil rights workers > Biography.
Civil rights workers > United States > Biography.
African American women political activists > Biography.
African American women > Biography.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.
Perry County (Ala.) > Biography.
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