The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement
Taylor Branch, author of the Pulitzer Prize–winning America in the King Years trilogy, presents selections from his monumental work that recount the essential moments of the Civil Rights Movement. A masterpiece of storytelling on race and democracy, violence and nonviolence, The King Years delivers riveting tales of everyday heroes whose stories inspire us still. Here is the full sweep of an era that transformed America and continues to offer crucial lessons for today’s world.
Simon & Schuster
2008 Lifetime Achievement Award
Arts and Humanities | Creative Writing | History | Nonfiction
Branch , T. (2013). The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster.