TITLE

McTERNAN ON POLITICS

AUTHOR(S)
McTernan, John
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Community Care;8/28/2003, Issue 1487, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on famous leaders who were assassinated in the late 1960s. Portion of a speech given by civil rights activist Martin Luther King on August 28, 1963; Legacy left by King and Robert Kennedy.
ACCESSION #
10831231

 

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