An dem kleinen Buch auf dem gelben Zettel, der vorne auf dem Buch klebt, merkt man es gleich: das hier ist wieder einmal ein BookCrossing-Buch. Und darum geht es:
Longman Famous Lives is a series about men and women who have made a major contribution to the lives of those around them and to the world in general. Each book is written at a level coresponding to Longman Structural Readers Stage 3 and the text is supported throughout by both colour and black and white photographs.
Martin Luther King was the leader of the campaign for black civil rights in the USA in the 1950s and 1960s. This book tells tha story of the peaceful demonstrations he held in the southern states demanding equal rights for blacks. He faced enormous opposition bit his non-violent struggle for freedom won changes for the blacks of America and opened the eyes of the world to the injustice of racial discrimination.