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King, Martin Luther, Jr. (1929–1968)

Timothy B. Tyson

in The Oxford Companion to United States History

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780195082098
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780199891092
King, Martin Luther, Jr. (1929–1968)

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(1929–1968), civil rights leader, preeminent voice of the post–World War II African American freedom movement.

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Subjects: United States History

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