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The King Years - Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement

Taylor Branch

The essential moments of the Civil Rights Movement are introduced and set in historical context by the author of the magisterial America in the King Years trilogy-Parting the Waters; Pillar of Fire; and At Canaan's Edge. Taylor Branch's three-volume history endures as a masterpiece of storytelling on American race, violence and democracy. With this brief volume, which brings to life the pivotal scenes, he relates the dramatic story of how the Movement evolved from a bus strike to a political revolution, and brings this historic achievement to a wider audience.

The essential moments of the Civil Rights Movement are introduced and set in historical context by the author of the magisterial America in the King Years trilogy-Parting the Waters; Pillar of Fire; and At Canaan's Edge. Taylor Branch's three-volume history endures as a masterpiece of storytelling on American race, violence and democracy. With this brief volume, which brings to life the pivotal scenes, he relates the dramatic story of how the Movement evolved from a bus strike to a political revolution, and brings this historic achievement to a wider audience.
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The essential moments of the Civil Rights Movement are introduced and set in historical context by the author of the magisterial America in the King Years trilogy-Parting the Waters; Pillar of Fire; and At Canaan's Edge. Taylor Branch's three-volume history endures as a masterpiece of storytelling on American race, violence and democracy. With this brief volume, which brings to life the pivotal scenes, he relates the dramatic story of how the Movement evolved from a bus strike to a political revolution, and brings this historic achievement to a wider audience.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Leslie Odom

Length:

6h 34m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:44


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:44


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

16:47


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

20:46


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

20:11


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

16:27


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

12:39


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

23:43


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

18:06


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

19:15


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

19:22


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

27:41


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

18:02


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

20:43


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

17:47


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

21:24


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

23:12


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

21:26


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

28:42


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

26:46


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

12:59


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

01:47