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Author Parr, Patrick, author.

Title The seminarian : Martin Luther King, Jr. comes of age / Patrick Parr ; foreword by David J. Garrow.

Publication Info. Chicago : Lawrence Hill Books, [2018]

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Description xii, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-277) and index.
Contents Foreword / by David J. Garrow -- Prologue: On a bus in Georgia, April 1944 -- Year I: Genesis -- Young and alone : Term 1, September 14-November 24, 1948 -- Breaking free : Term 2, November 30, 1948-February 16, 1949 -- Finding a voice : Term 3, February 22, May 6, 1949 -- Year II: Exodus -- A new devotion : Term September 13-November 23, 1949 -- Mordecai's fire : Term 2, November 29, 1949-February 15, 1950 -- Chosen to lead : Term 3, February 21-May 5, 1950 -- Interlude : the summer of 1950 -- Year III: Revelation -- Forbidden love : Term 1, September 12-November 22, 1950 -- The recommended plagiarist : Term 2, November 28, 1950-February 15, 1951 -- A divine cause : Term 3, February 20-May 4, 1951 -- Epilogue: Beyond Crozer -- Appendixes: A. Crozer incoming class of 1948 ; Events from ML's student body presidency ; C. A brief history of the Crozers and Old Main.
Summary "Based on dozens of revealing interviews with the men and women who knew him then, The Seminarian is the first definitive, full-length account of King's years as a divinity student at Crozer Theological Seminary. Long passed over by biographers and historians, this period in King's life is vital to understanding the historical figure he soon became"-- Amazon.com summary.
Subject King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
Crozer Theological Seminary.
African American Baptists -- Clergy -- Biography.
African American Baptists -- Clergy -- Training.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Title Martin Luther King, Jr. comes of age
Other Form: Online version: Parr, Patrick. Seminarian. Chicago, IL : Lawrence Hill Books, 2018 9780915864140 (DLC) 2018009687
ISBN 9780915864126 (hardcover)
0915864126 (hardcover)

 
    
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