TITLE

REMEMBERING KING

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;1/13/2006, Vol. 84 Issue 16, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The section presents a puzzle about Martin Luther King Jr., a civil rights activist.
ACCESSION #
19390337

 

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