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Martin Luther King, Jr. / Kitson Jazynka.

By: Jazynka, Kitson.
Material type: TextTextSeries: National Geographic kids: ; National Geographic kids readersLevel 3: Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2012Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781426310874; 1426310870; 9781426310881; 1426310889.Subject(s): 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 literatureDDC classification: 323.092
Contents:
Who was Martin Luther King, Jr.? -- Courage -- Growing up -- In his time -- A way with words -- A student of peace -- Helping others -- 8 Awesome facts about Dr. King -- Dr. King's dream -- His final years -- A memorial to peace -- Be a quiz whiz!
Summary: Introduces the life and legacy of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Includes index.

Who was Martin Luther King, Jr.? -- Courage -- Growing up -- In his time -- A way with words -- A student of peace -- Helping others -- 8 Awesome facts about Dr. King -- Dr. King's dream -- His final years -- A memorial to peace -- Be a quiz whiz!

Introduces the life and legacy of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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KITSON JAZYNKA is an award-winning freelance writer and children's author. Her work appeals regularly in National Geographic Kids, American Girl, and Young Rider magazines, as well as the Washington Post's KidsPost. In 2011, she worked with the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Foundation to write a book called The Making of the Memorial, a history of the creation of the memorial to Dr. King on the National Mall. Kitson also contributes to national equestrian and dog magazines including, Dog Fancy, Horse Illustrated, and Dressage Today. Her picture book, Carrot In My Pocket, was published in 2001. She currently lives with her family in Washington, DC. The author lives in Washington, DC.

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