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Martin Luther King, Jr., on Leadership

Inspiration and Wisdom for Challenging Times

Donald T. Phillips, Dr. Bernice A. King (Foreword by)


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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (3/31/2006)
Paperback (1/15/2000)


Read the detailed and absorbing chronicle of Martin Luther King's leadership during the most tumultuous period in America's recent past--now new and revised with a foreword by Dr. Bernice King.
Martin Luther King Jr. is known for famous speeches such as I Have a Dream, and his ability to inspire the people of the United States to demand equality, regardless of the color of their skin. His ability to lead has cemented himself as one of America's greatest civil rights advocates.
And in today's world, his wisdom and teachings are needed more than ever. Martin Luther King Jr., On Leadership chronicles the actions of Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and identifies the key leadership skills he displayed such as:
  • Practice what you preach
  • Take direct action without waiting for other agencies to act
  • Give credit where credit is due
  • Laws only declare rights, they do not deliver them
  • And much more...
This book is part history and part guide to becoming a great leader, inspired by Martin Luther King Jr., an advocate to peaceful change while never wavering in making the opposition listen and give in.

Grand Central Publishing, 9781538705575, 352pp.

Publication Date: August 10, 2021

About the Author

Donald T. Phillips is the bestselling author of eighteen books, including Lincoln on Leadership and On the Wing of Speed. He has also collaborated on books with Mike Krzyzewski (Coach K of Duke University), Phil Mickelson, and Cal Ripken, Jr.