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To Redeem the Soul of America: The Southern Christian Leadership and Martin Luther King Jr by Adam Fairclough (University of Georgia Press, 1987)
Martin Luther King by Peter J Ling (Routledge Historical Biographies, 2002)
Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference by David Garrow (Jonathan Cape, 1988)
About the author
Dr Peter J Ling is currently senior lecturer in American history in the School of American & Canadian Studies, University of Nottingham, where he has taught the Civil Rights Movement since 1989. In addition to his recent biography of King, he is the co-editor [with Sharon Monteith] of Gender in the Civil Rights Movement.