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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (189 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Marshall Frady Narrator: Marshall Frady Publisher: Books on Tape Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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An analytical, sometimes revisionist, succinct biography of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Download and start listening now!

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  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Brian | 2/11/2014

    " The great thing about this book is not only that Frady had a front seat to the Civil Rights struggle and uses that experience to write an excellent book. It is that he upsets most of the conventional wisdom surrounding King and puts his greatness in a more human light. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Anita Williamson | 1/19/2014

    " Good book. It didn't try to portray him as a saint but the author clearly was fond of the guy. My take on it was that Martin Luther King REALLY struggled controlling his sex drive. I've had to separate what I think of him as a civil rights activist and what I personally think of adulterers. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Rachel | 12/29/2013

    " I feel like biographies are best written by people who had no connection with their particular subject. This book is the reason why. Marshall Frady does a good job of putting together facts and perceptions about Dr. King that many may not have wished to be public - I appreciate that - it makes him more human and relatable. But. Frady also did not like the man at all. And it comes across through every word in the book. The wording feels like a personal judgment/vendetta on a man who greatly shaped the latter half of 20th century America - against much opposition. It even goes to such lengths as to put down Dr. King's family for selling his likeness post-assassination, etc. - when they depended on him solely for financial support during his life. I wonder what Frady's biography would look like. Would he be the standard of the perfect man he held Dr. King against? "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Imran | 12/24/2013

    " "I'm xxxxing for God". The one sentence that took away most of the respect I have for Dr. King. #Adulterer. But good book I think "

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