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When Harlem nearly killed King : the 1958 stabbing of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. / Hugh Pearson

Catalog Data

Author:
Pearson, Hugh  Search this
Subject:
King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968 Assassination attempt, 1958  Search this
Harlem Hospital Center History  Search this
Physical description:
v, 138 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Treatment
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2002
C2002
20th century
1951-
Contents:
Where do we go from here? -- A tight race -- Putting the right spin on a huge embarrassment -- Taking the kid glove approach -- Why isn't King signing books at my bookstore? -- Not quite in touch with reality -- Stride toward critical acclaim -- Crisis -- Why did they take King to Harlem Hospital? -- Waiting for Little Napoleon -- Roots -- Saving King -- Convalescence -- Subsequent fates
Topic:
Attempted murder--History  Search this
Stab wounds--History  Search this
History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_683306