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WHY WE CAN'T WAIT
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
1964- Harper & Row, New York- FIRST EDITION ('First Edition' STATED)- This is NOT an ex-library book and it is NOT a reprint edition- BINDING is hardcover with cloth spine; binding and text are neat, clean and solid, VG or better. Just previous owner name / date top front paste-down. The ORIGINAL printed DUST JACKET has the publisher's price intact ($3.50); also very neat, clean and bright, VG in new archival protector. Just light wear along top edge. There are NO major rips, tears or missing pieces. Overall, an EXCELLENT 1ST EDITION COPY of the 3RD BOOK written by MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. ... 'Dr. King deals CRITICALLY with VARIOUS FACTIONS in the FIGHT FOR FREEDOM, evaluating FAIRLY but BLUNTLY the effects of the CHURCH, of various CIVIL RIGHTS GROUPS, of the BLACK MUSLIMS-- and the ROLES of some WELL-KNOWN PERSONAGES... The book offers a UNIQUELY CONVINCING over-all view of the WISDOM and EFFECTIVENESS of the Negro's new (1964) weapon--NONVIOLENT PROTEST... it narrates the WHOLE STRATEGY of the GREAT BIRMINGHAM CAMPAIGN, a HEROIC and SUSPENSEFUL ACCOUNT... The book also includes THE LETTER-- here published IN FULL for the FIRST TIME-- that MARTIN LUTHER KINGH, JR.' wrote from BIRMINGHAM JAIL to answer the EMINENT CHURCHMEN who had CRITICIZED the 'timing' of this 'OUTSIDER'... This is a DEVASTATING and IMPORTANT BOOK.' 178 pages. Overall, an EXCELLENT 1ST EDITION COPY of the 3RD BOOK written by MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.




INDIANS OF THE ANDROSCOGGIN VALLEY: Tribal History, and their Relations with the Early English Settlers of Maine
Starbird, Charles M.
- 1928- Lewiston [Maine] Journal Print Shop- FIRST EDITION- This is NOT an ex-library book and it is NOT a new reprint edition. This is a VINTAGE, ORIGINAL- This is NOT a new print-on-demand; it is NOT a pdf; it is the BEAUTIFULLY BOUND ANTIQUE BOOK- Green cloth HARDCOVER, GOOD+; light wear. Noted Anasagunticooks, Various Spellings, Bibliography. Quite Rare NATIVE AMERICAN primary source HISTORY REFERENCE. 'INDIANS' of the ANDROSCOGGIN RIVER VALLEY, MAINE. The TRIBE, ABNAKI NATION. The ANDROSCOGGIN RIVER VALLEY, MAINE: OXFORD COUNTY, PENNACOOKS of NEW HAMPSHIRE, SACO, SOKOKIS, PEQUAKETS, FRYEBURG, LOVEWELL'S POND, PEJEPSCOTS of BRUNSWICK, MAINE, KENNEBEC NORRIDGEWOCKS, SHEEPSCOT, WAWANOCKS of KNOX and LINCOLN Counties, GEORGES RIVER, PENTAGOETS, PASSAMAQUODDIES. A beautiful, rare primary source history of Native Americans; early Americana.


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