Bausum, Ann. March against Fear: The Last Great Walk of the Civil Rights Movement and the Emergence of Black Power. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2017.

Bridges, Ruby. Through My Eyes. New York: Scholastic Press, 1999.

Burrow, Rufus. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Theology of Resistance. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland, 2015.

Chappell, David L.  Waking from the Dream: The Struggle for Civil Rights in the Shadow of Martin Luther King Jr.  New York: Random House, 2014.

Curtis, Christopher Paul. The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963. New York: Random House, 1995.

Finley, Mary Lou, Bernard LaFayette, James R. Ralph, and Pam Smith, Eds., The Chicago Freedom Movement : Martin Luther King Jr. and Civil Rights Activism in the North. Lexington, Kentucky: University Press of Kentucky, 2016.

Garrow, David J.  Protest at Selma: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Voting Rights Act of 1965.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2017.

Haskins, Jim. Separate but not Equal: The Dream and the Struggle. New York: Scholastic, 1998.

King, Martin Luther, and Clayborne Carson. The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr.  New York: Intellectual Properties Management, 2001.

King, Martin Luther, Clayborne Carson, Peter Holloran, Ralph E Luker, Penny A Russell, and Ralph Luker. The Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1992.

King, Martin Luther. The Radical King, Ed., Cornel West. The King Legacy Series. Boston: Beacon Press, 2015.

Ling, Peter J. Martin Luther King, Jr, 2d ed. Routledge Historical Biographies. London: Routledge, 2015.

Morrison, Toni. Remember: A Journey to School Integration. New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2004.

Risen, Clay. The Bill of the Century : The Epic Battle for the Civil Rights Act. First  New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2014.

Ryan, Pam Munoz. When Marian Sang.  New York: Scholastic, 2002.

Swanson, Craig.  The Selma Campaign: Martin Luther King Jr., Jimmie Lee Jackson, and the Defining Struggle of the Civil Rights Era.  Bloomington, IN: Archway Publishing, 2014.

Waldschmidt-Nelson, Britta. Dreams and Nightmare: Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and the Struggle for Black Equality in America. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2012.

Wiles, Deborah. Freedom Summer. New York: Aladdin Paperbacks, 2001.

Williams, Juan.  Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965.  New York: Viking, 1987.

On-Line Resources

King, Martin Luther, Jr., “How Long, Not Long,”

King, Martin Luther, Jr., “Our God is Marching on!”

“Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute,” Stanford University,

“Civil Rights and Martin Luther King, Jr. Worksheets, K-12 Reader,”

Audio-Visual Materials

Black History: A Retrospective.  Mill Creek Entertainment, 2009.

Colson, Christian, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Paul Webb, and Oprah Winfrey. Selma.  Directed by Ava DuVeranay et al. Paramount Pictures, 2015.

Cook, Roger and Edward Roehling.  Great Speeches.  Educational Video Group, 2001.

Fayer, Steve, et. al.  Eyes on the Prize. Directed by Henry Hampton et. al. PBS Video, 2006.

Winfield, Paul, David Appleby, Allison Graham, and Stephen Ross.  At the River I Stand. California Newsreel, 2004.