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Don"t know much about Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Published by HarperCollinsPublishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Juvenile literature,
    • African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Baptists -- United States -- Clergy -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKenneth C. Davis ; illustrated by Machiyo Kodaira.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesDon"t know much about
      ContributionsKodaira, Machiyo, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.97.K5 D65 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3395776M
      ISBN 100064421295, 0060288221
      ISBN 109780064421294, 9780060288228
      LC Control Number2005007721


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