At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-68
At Canaan's Edge concludes America in the King Years, a three-volume history that will endure as a masterpiece of storytelling on American race, violence, and democracy. Pulitzer Prize-winner and bestselling author Taylor Branch makes clear in this magisterial account of the civil rights movement that Martin Luther King, Jr., earned a place next to James Madison and Abraham Lincoln in the pantheon of American history.
Simon & Schuster
2008 Lifetime Achievement Award
Arts and Humanities | Creative Writing | History | Nonfiction
Branch , T. (2006). At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-68. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster.