The King Years

  • by Taylor Branch
  • Narrated by Leslie Odom, Jr.
  • 6 hrs and 33 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The essential moments of the Civil Rights Movement are introduced and set in historical context by the author of the magisterial America in the King Years trilogy: Parting the Waters, Pillar of Fire, and At Canaan's Edge.
Taylor Branch's three-volume history endures as a masterpiece of storytelling on American race, violence and democracy. With this brief volume, which brings to life the pivotal scenes, he relates the dramatic story of how the movement evolved from a bus strike to a political revolution, and brings this historic achievement to a wider audience.


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-01-2013
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio