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The Content of Your Character: A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
 
The Content of Your Character: A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Content of Your Character:
A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Selective Bibliography of Complementary Readings

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Bennett, Lerone, Jr. What Manner of Man: A Biography of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Pocket Books, 1968.

de Kay, James T. Meet Martin Luther King, Jr. Random House, 1969.

King, Coretta Scott. My Life With Martin Luther King, Jr. Puffin, 1993.

Patterson, Lillie. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Man of Peace. Garrard, 1969.

Books by Maya Angelou

All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes. Random House, 1986.

Gather Together In LAy Name. Randorh House, 1974.

Singin' and Swingin' and Genin' Merry Like Christmas. Random House, 1976.

(Poetry by her)

Maya Angelou: Poems. Bantam, 1986.

On the Pulse of the Morning. 1992. (innaugural poem for President Clinton)

African-Americans

Hamilton, Virginia. Many Thousand Gone, African-Americans from Slave@to

Freedom. Scholastic, 1993.

Ringgold, Faith. Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky. Crown, 1992.

. Tar Beach. Scholastic, 1991.

Sullivan, Charles, ed. Children of Promise; African-American Literature and Art

for Young People. Abrams, 1991.

Poetry


Feelings, Tom. Soul Looks Back in Wonder. Dial, 1993.

National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Celebrate America

in Poetry and Art. Hyperion, 1994.