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The Resource 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, Edythe Scott Bagley with Joe Hilley ; afterword by Bernice A. King

Label
Desert rose : the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King
Title
Desert rose
Title remainder
the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King
Statement of responsibility
Edythe Scott Bagley with Joe Hilley ; afterword by Bernice A. King
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Desert Rose details Coretta Scott King's upbringing in a family of proud, land-owning African Americans with a profound devotion to the ideals of social equality and the values of education, as well as her later role as her husband's most trusted confidant and advisor
Summary
Recounts the life of Coretta Scott King, beginning with an upbringing that stressed education, her talent as a musician, and her activism alongside her husband and on her own
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10115609
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bagley, Edythe Scott
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.K47
LC item number
B34 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Hilley, Joseph H
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True
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  • King, Coretta Scott
  • King, Coretta Scott
  • King, Coretta Scott
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • African American women political activists
  • African American women
  • King, Martin Luther
  • African Americans
  • Perry County (Ala.)
Target audience
adult
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the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King
Label
Desert rose : the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King, Edythe Scott Bagley with Joe Hilley ; afterword by Bernice A. King
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • A Black Man in a White Man's World
  • Opposition
  • pt. 3.
  • Bud
  • Crossroads School
  • Lincoln School
  • Antioch College
  • Becoming Coretta
  • Progressive
  • Graduation
  • Pt. 1.
  • Boston
  • Martin
  • Marriage
  • pt. 4.
  • Blossom
  • Montgomery
  • The bus
  • Boycott
  • Christmas 1955
  • Bombing
  • Soil
  • Staying
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference
  • Atlanta
  • Albany
  • Birmingham
  • Fire Hoses...and Dogs
  • Bombs
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Sixteenth Street Baptist Church
  • St. Augustine
  • Slavery
  • Selma
  • Freedom Concerts
  • Watts
  • 1966
  • Memphis
  • pt. 5.
  • Fruit
  • April 4, 1968
  • Friday
  • Memphis March
  • Scotts and McMurrys
  • 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
  • Perry County
  • Afterword
  • pt. 2.
  • Seed
  • Parents
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 318 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780817317652
Isbn Type
(trade cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011052587
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)769430595
Label
Desert rose : the life and legacy of Coretta Scott King, Edythe Scott Bagley with Joe Hilley ; afterword by Bernice A. King
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • A Black Man in a White Man's World
  • Opposition
  • pt. 3.
  • Bud
  • Crossroads School
  • Lincoln School
  • Antioch College
  • Becoming Coretta
  • Progressive
  • Graduation
  • Pt. 1.
  • Boston
  • Martin
  • Marriage
  • pt. 4.
  • Blossom
  • Montgomery
  • The bus
  • Boycott
  • Christmas 1955
  • Bombing
  • Soil
  • Staying
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference
  • Atlanta
  • Albany
  • Birmingham
  • Fire Hoses...and Dogs
  • Bombs
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Sixteenth Street Baptist Church
  • St. Augustine
  • Slavery
  • Selma
  • Freedom Concerts
  • Watts
  • 1966
  • Memphis
  • pt. 5.
  • Fruit
  • April 4, 1968
  • Friday
  • Memphis March
  • Scotts and McMurrys
  • 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
  • Perry County
  • Afterword
  • pt. 2.
  • Seed
  • Parents
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 318 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780817317652
Isbn Type
(trade cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011052587
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)769430595

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