At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-68

@article{Branch2006AtCE,
  title={At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-68},
  author={Taylor Branch},
  journal={Foreign Affairs},
  year={2006},
  volume={85},
  pages={159}
}
These concluding years of the freedom era show King at the height of his powers even as his worldly prestige falls under withering attack. We witness non-violent advances for democracy in the face of growing factionalism and fear. We meet heroines and martyrs; enter a world battered by private doubts, public dreams, contagious inspiration, official harassment, and poisonous discord over the Vietnam War. The narrative begins with violence before the pivotal 1965 Selma march for the right to vote… Expand
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