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Author Kotz, Nick.

Title Judgment days : Lyndon Baines Johnson, Martin Luther King, Jr., and the laws that changed America / Nick Kotz.

Imprint Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2005.

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 Moore Stacks  E847.2 .K67 2005    Available  ---
Description xix, 522 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [480]-493) and index.
Contents Introduction : second emancipation -- The cataclysm -- Let us continue -- "A fellow southerner in the White House" -- Hoover, King, and two presients -- A fire that no water could put out -- An idea whose time has come -- Lyndon Johnson and the Ku Klux Klan -- A political revolution -- Hoover attacks -- LBJ-MLK : a quiet alliance -- We shall overcome -- Shining moment -- This time the fire -- Another martyr -- Epilogue : the legacy.
Subject Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 -- Friends and associates.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Friends and associates.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 -- Relations with African Americans.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Legal status, laws, etc.
United States. Civil Rights Act of 1964.
United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1963-1969.
United States -- Race relations -- Political aspects.
ISBN 0618088253