The awful grace of God : religious terrorism, white supremacy, and the unsolved murder of Martin Luther King Jr. / Stuart Wexler and Larry Hancock.
- ISBN: 1582438307
- ISBN: 9781582438306
- Description: 439 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
- Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Counterpoint : 
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|Library||Location||Call Number||Status||Due Date|
|Everett - Parlin Memorial||Adult Nonfiction||364.1524/W545a (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-425) and index.
|Contents Note:|| The conspirators: Targeting Martin Luther King Jr. ; Holy cause and devilish disciples ; Propaganda of the deed ; Inner circles ; Outer rage ; The Klan and "the man" ; Outside options and contract killers -- The accused: "I wasn't in it by myself" ; Ray on the run ; Ray's long and winding road ; Ray explores his options ; Ray recruited ; The crime: Murder in Memphis ; Aftermath: missed evidence and closing arguments -- Open questions -- Being contrary -- Photographs, key people and groups, and timeline.
|Summary:|| Depicts the network of violent extremists and militant racists, including Sam Bowers, J.B. Stoner, and the Reverend Wesley Swift, who plotted over a number of years to try to assassinate Martin Luther King, Jr.
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|Subject:||King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 > Assassination.
Ray, James Earl, 1928-1998.
White supremacy movements > United States.
Domestic terrorism > United States.
|Alternate Title:|| Religious terrorism, white supremacy, and the unsolved murder of Martin Luther King Jr.
Unsolved murder of Martin Luther King Jr
Wexler, Stuart. "The awful grace of God : religious terrorism, white supremacy, and the unsolved murder of Martin Luther King Jr.." Berkeley, Calif. : Counterpoint : 2012.