'The writer excels in the depth of detail offered ... [this] is a thoroughly interesting and informative text ... I would have no hesitation in recommending this text to either a historian or someone with a genuine interest in learning more about people, past or present.' - S.A.T.H Resources Review
'...refreshing and educational...the attention devoted by the author to the importance of King's relationships and the significance of family life are other strengths within this text.' Scott W. Murphy, Teachers of History Review
About the Author
Peter J. Ling is Senior Lecturer in American Studies at the University of Nottingham, England, and has taught about the American Civil Rights Movement for 15 years. He is co-editor of Gender in the Civil Rights Movement and author of America and the Automobile.
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