Letter from Birmingham Jail - Penguin Modern (Paperback)Martin Luther King, Jr. (author)
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'Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.'
This landmark missive from one of the greatest activists in history calls for direct, non-violent resistance in the fight against racism, and reflects on the healing power of love.
Penguin Modern: fifty new books celebrating the pioneering spirit of the iconic Penguin Modern Classics series, with each one offering a concentrated hit of its contemporary, international flavour. Here are authors ranging from Kathy Acker to James Baldwin, Truman Capote to Stanislaw Lem and George Orwell to Shirley Jackson.
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Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 64
Weight: 50 g
Dimensions: 161 x 112 x 6 mm
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