Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story.

"Now Top Shelf has teamed up with the Fellowship of Reconciliation to produce the first ever fully-authorized ... edition[s] of this historic comic book, as a companion to the bestselling graphic novel March: Book One."--Publisher's website.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hassler, Alfred, 1910-1991
Corporate Author: Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Other Authors: Resnik, Benton J., 1918-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: [Marietta, GA] : [Fellowship of Reconciliation], [Top Shelf Productions] ; [2014]
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Summary:"Now Top Shelf has teamed up with the Fellowship of Reconciliation to produce the first ever fully-authorized ... edition[s] of this historic comic book, as a companion to the bestselling graphic novel March: Book One."--Publisher's website.
Item Description:Cover title.
Reproduction. Originally published: Nyack, NY : Fellowship of Reconciliation, December 1957 or January 1958.
Model for John Lewis and Andrew Aydin's 2013 graphic novel series March (Marietta, Georgia: Top Shelf Production, 2013; http://www.topshelfcomix.com/catalog/martin-luther-king-and-the-montgomery-story/876)
Originally published by the Fellowship of Reconciliation to spread knowledge of nonviolent action; Alfred Hassler led the effort with the aid of Benton J. Resnik, former general manager of comics publisher Toby Press, and with some suggestions from Martin Luther King, Jr., as Andrew Aydin has identified from their correspondence.--Andrew Aydin, "The comic book that changed the world: Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story's vital role in the Civil Rights Movement," Creative Loafing blog, Aug. 1, 2013; adapted from his master's thesis.
Physical Description:16 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Awards:Winner of the Glyph Award (East Coast Black Age of Comics Convention) for Best Reprint Publication in 2014.
ISBN:9781603093330
1603093338