Dual function CD features a selection of materials on King’s life and his work for peace. Listen to his speeches on a CD player or find much more using a computer.
The CD includes lessons for students and background for teachers. Suitable for KS3 classes through to A level. This is an invaluable resource is invaluable for the study of human rights, prejudice and peaceful responses to conflict in Citizenship, History and RE classes.
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BOOKS BY AND ABOUT KING

King, Martin Luther, Jr. Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story. New York: Perennial Library, Harper, 1958. A graphic account, including the first speech to the mass meeting.
King, Martin Luther, Jr. A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings of Martin Luther King, Jr. Edited by James Melvin Washington. San Francisco: Harper, 1986. Organized by topic and chronologically. Includes famous sermons and speeches and a bibliography.
King, Martin Luther, Jr. The Trumpet of Conscience. New York: Harper & Row, 1967. Five lectures broadcast in Canada; topics include peace and nonviolence.
King, Martin Luther, Jr. Why We Can't Wait. New York: Harper & Row, 1963. Includes the ‘Letter from Birmingham Jail.’
Garrow, David J. Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Leadership Conference. New York: Morrow, 1986. Pulitzer Prize–winning biography. Includes a perceptive discussion of King and the Nobel Peace Prize.
King, Coretta Scott. My Life with Martin Luther King, Jr. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1969. An important memoir by King's widow.
Levering, Ralph. ‘Martin Luther King, Jr.: The Challenge of Inclusive Peacemaking.’ In Peace Heroes in Twentieth-Century America. Edited by Charles DeBenedetti. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1986.
Lewis, David L. King, a Critical Biography. 2d ed. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1978.
Lokos, Lionel. House Divided; The Life and Legacy of Martin Luther King. New Rochelle, N.Y.: Arlington House, 1968. By a critic of nonviolence.
Oates, Stephen B. Let the Trumpet Sound. New York: Harper & Row, 1982. Sympathetic biography. Well recommended.
Pyatt, Sherman E. Martin Luther King, Jr.: An Annotated Bibliography. New York: Greenwood, 1986. Most comprehensive bibliography of works by and about King.

 

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