Parting the waters; America in the King years, 1954-63. Taylor Branch.

Parting the waters; America in the King years, 1954-63

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1988. Hardcover. xii, 1064p. + 32p. photographs, very good first edition in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj.

Branch's mammoth recounting of the civil rights era, aptly described in his subtitle, stands as the dominant liberal interpretation of the movement and the era.

Cat.No: 39128
ISBN: 0671460978

Price: $15.00