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Author Warren, Dan R., 1925-2011.
Title If it takes all summer : Martin Luther King, the KKK, and states' rights in St. Augustine, 1964 / Dan R. Warren.
Imprint Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, [2008]

Author Warren, Dan R., 1925-2011.
Subject King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
Warren, Dan R., 1925-2011.
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Florida -- Saint Augustine -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- Florida -- Saint Augustine -- History -- 20th century.
States' rights (American politics) -- History -- 20th century.
Lawyers -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Biography.
Saint Augustine (Fla.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Saint Augustine (Fla.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Description 1 online resource (xii, 210 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-199) and index.
Contents Foreword by Morris Dees; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Protest and Reaction; 2. Where Does St. Augustine Stand?; 3. Birth of a Social Conscience; 4. The Point of No Return; 5. The Fuse Is Lit; 6. Little Children Shall Lead Them; 7. State versus Federal Control; 8. Exodus with Honor; 9. Recrimination and Recovery; Notes; Index.
Summary St. Augustine was planning an elaborate celebration of its founding. But when only whites were invited, local black leaders protested. Ferment in the city grew, convincing Martin Luther King Jr to bring his influence to the local struggle. This memoir recounts the struggle against segregation in St. Augustine, Florida, in the early and mid 1960s.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780817380663 (electronic bk.)
0817380663 (electronic bk.)
9780817315993 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0817315993 (cloth ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 427564323
Additional Format Print version: Warren, Dan R., 1925- If it takes all summer. Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©2008 9780817315993 0817315993 (DLC) 2007029482 (OCoLC)157022902

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