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Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years 1963-65

Taylor Branch

About the Program

Taylor Branch was a guest on booknotes to talk about his book, "Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years 1963-65". This book is the second volume of a three-part history of America during the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. In this volume Branch covers the civil rights movement, the assasination of President John F. Kennedy and the Vietnam War.

About the Authors

Taylor Branch

Taylor Branch won the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award for "Parting the Waters", the first volume of his three-part series focusing on the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
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