The Essential Martin Luther King, Jr. is the ultimate
collection of Dr. King's most inspirational and transformative speeches and
sermons, accessibly available for the first time as an ebook. Here, in Dr.
King's own words, are writings that reveal an intellectual struggle and growth
as fierce and alive as any chronicle of his political life could possibly be.
Included amongst the twenty selections are Dr. King's most influential and
persuasive works such as "I Have a Dream" and "Letter from
Birmingham Jail" but also the essay "Pilgrimage to Nonviolence,"
and his last sermon "I See the Promised Land," preached the day
before he was assassinated.
in honor of the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom,The Essential Martin Luther King, Jr. includes
twenty selections that celebrate the life's work of our most visionary
thinkers. Collectively, they bring us Dr. King in many roles—philosopher,
theologian, orator, essayist, and author—and further cement the most powerful
and enduring words of a man who touched the conscience of the nation and world.