Young, Andrew 1932-
Most widely held works about Andrew Young
Most widely held works by Andrew Young
An easy burden : the civil rights movement and the transformation of America by Andrew Young ( Book )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 2,163 libraries worldwide
The civil rights movement and the generations of men and women who lived and died to redeem the soul of America changed this country and the world forever. An Easy Burden is a masterful first-person account of the brave and the foolhardy, the weak and the strong, the blind and the visionary, who fought on both sides of that struggle.
Citizen King ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,163 libraries worldwide
This story begins on the steps on the Lincoln Memorial in August 1963 when a 34-year-old preacher galvanized millions with his dream for an America free of racism. It comes to a bloody end almost five years later on a motel balcony in Memphis, Tennessee. In the years since those events unfolded, the man at the center, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., has become a mythic figure, a minister whose oratory is etched into the minds of millions of Americans, a civil rights activist whose words and image are more hotly contested, negotiated and sold than almost anyone else's in American history.
Repairing the breach key ways to support family life, reclaim our streets, and rebuild civil society in America's communities : report of the National Task Force on African-American Men and Boys, Andrew J. Young, chairman by National Task Force on African-American Men and Boys ( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 953 libraries worldwide
4 little girls ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 932 libraries worldwide
When a bomb tears through the basement of a black Baptist church on a peaceful fall morning, it takes the lives of four young girls; Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Addie Mae Collins. This racially motivated crime, taking place at a time when the civil rights movement is burning with a new flame, could have doused that flame forever. Instead it fuels a nation's outrage and brings Birmingham, Alabama to the forefront of America's concern.
A way out of no way : the spiritual memoirs of Andrew Young by Andrew Young ( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 586 libraries worldwide
In remembrance of Martin ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Personal comments from family members, friends, former classmates, and advisors are chronicled in this moving piece honoring Dr. Martin Luther King. Includes the "I have a dream" speech on the Lincoln Memorial and other memorable events.
Andrew Young at the United Nations by Andrew Young ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Abraham Lincoln a new birth of freedom ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Describes Abraham Lincoln as a person and tells of his responsibility in bringing an end to slavery in the United States.
Walk in my shoes : conversations between a civil rights legend and his godson on the journey ahead by Andrew Young ( Book )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
"A top aide to Martin Luther King, Jr. and one of history's most important civil rights leaders, Andrew Young has witnessed history and made his own. For years, he has been mentoring his godson, Kabir Sehgal, in correspondence and conversation. This book encapsulates that mentoring, and presents Young's thoughts and meditations on such important topics as race, civil rights, and the American Dream. It's a living Tuesdays with Morrie, an inspirational and inter-generational discourse that addresses issues of race, justice and leadership. "This book is my attempt to humbly pass along a few anecdotes, life lessons, and insights to prepare you for the long journey ahead," Young says"--Provided by publisher.
Repairing the breach : key ways to support family life, reclaim our streets, and rebuild civil society in America's communities : report of the National Task Force on African-American Men and Boys, Andrew Young, chairman by National Task Force on African-American Men and Boys ( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
We shall overcome ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Traces the transformation of the title song from an old slave spiritual to the anthem of the civil rights movement, while chronicling its effect on human rights movements in the United States and in other parts of the world, using historical footage and personal recollections.
Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years. No easy walk (1962-66) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Depicts three major movements. Retells the stories of three cities involved in the civil rights movement: the Albany, Ga. police chief and Martin Luther King, Jr. each tested out the strategy of nonviolence in their own way, Birmingham, Ala. where children marched against fire water hoses, and Washington, D.C. where black and white, young and old, north and south came together to march on the nation's capital.
Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years. Bridge to freedom 1965 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Covers the push for black voting rights in Alabama and nationally. The division within the civil rights movement between the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) and the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) grows, particularly in their approach to the Selma-Montgomery Freedom March in 1965. That same year sees the National Voting Rights Act signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson.
Briars in the cottonpatch the story of Koinonia Farm ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the Koinonia Farm, founded in 1942 by a courageous Christian group of blacks and whites who worked together even though they were surrounded by segregationalist Georgians. They withstood bullets, bombs and boycotts in the years leading up to the tumultuous Civil Rights era. Includes an audio interview with the founder Clarence Jordan.
U.S. policy on Lebanon by Andrew Young ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Ambassador Young's African trip : hearing ... to receive a report from Ambassador Andrew Young ... June 6, 1977 by United States ( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
A call to conscience the landmark speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr by Martin Luther King ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Presents twelve of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s most famous speeches, with new introductions written and read by a variety of notable persons.
An Easy burden [the Civil rights movement and the transformation of America by Andrew Young ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Andrew Young former executive director, Southern Christian Leadership Conference and U.S. ambassador to the United Nations ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Interview with Andrew Young, detailing the stuggles of the civil rights movement and the ways in which his faith has inspired him in his quest for social justice.
I resign by Andrew Young ( Recording )
6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
In announcing his resignation as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Andrew Young defends his decision to meet with a representative of the Palestine Liberation Organization, stating that "we can't ignore the PLO" and that his action was in the interest of world peace.
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Young, Andrew Jackson 1932-
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