Dual function CD features a selection of materials on King’s life and his work for peace. Listen to his speeches on a CD player or find much more using a computer.
The CD includes lessons for students and background for teachers. Suitable for KS3 classes through to A level. This is an invaluable resource is invaluable for the study of human rights, prejudice and peaceful responses to conflict in Citizenship, History and RE classes.


King, Martin Luther, Jr. Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story. New York: Perennial Library, Harper, 1958. A graphic account, including the first speech to the mass meeting.
King, Martin Luther, Jr. A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings of Martin Luther King, Jr. Edited by James Melvin Washington. San Francisco: Harper, 1986. Organized by topic and chronologically. Includes famous sermons and speeches and a bibliography.
King, Martin Luther, Jr. The Trumpet of Conscience. New York: Harper & Row, 1967. Five lectures broadcast in Canada; topics include peace and nonviolence.
King, Martin Luther, Jr. Why We Can't Wait. New York: Harper & Row, 1963. Includes the ‘Letter from Birmingham Jail.’
Garrow, David J. Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Leadership Conference. New York: Morrow, 1986. Pulitzer Prize–winning biography. Includes a perceptive discussion of King and the Nobel Peace Prize.
King, Coretta Scott. My Life with Martin Luther King, Jr. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1969. An important memoir by King's widow.
Levering, Ralph. ‘Martin Luther King, Jr.: The Challenge of Inclusive Peacemaking.’ In Peace Heroes in Twentieth-Century America. Edited by Charles DeBenedetti. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1986.
Lewis, David L. King, a Critical Biography. 2d ed. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1978.
Lokos, Lionel. House Divided; The Life and Legacy of Martin Luther King. New Rochelle, N.Y.: Arlington House, 1968. By a critic of nonviolence.
Oates, Stephen B. Let the Trumpet Sound. New York: Harper & Row, 1982. Sympathetic biography. Well recommended.
Pyatt, Sherman E. Martin Luther King, Jr.: An Annotated Bibliography. New York: Greenwood, 1986. Most comprehensive bibliography of works by and about King.


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