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Biographies of Frederick Douglass, Marcus Garvey, Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X are combined with contextual essays in this engrossing book about the history of the civil rights movement in the U.S. Archer bases his work on detailed research, peppering the text with quotes and anecdotes. The four men are seen as leaders, thinke...
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Traces the progression of the civil rights movement and its effect on history through biographical sketches of four prominent and influential African Americans: Frederick Douglass, Marcus Garvey, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Malcolm X.