Marshall Frady (1940-2004) was a veteran journalist who wrote for Newsweek, Harper's, and The New Yorker. He was also a correspondent for Nightline and ABC News. His books include Wallace, a biography ofGeorge Wallace, and Jesse: The Life and Pilgrimage of Jesse Jackson.
"Just the introductory chapter... is worth a good nineteenths of
all the literature the movement produced or inspired." -Arkansas
Times"Commendable... An excellent introduction to that man who was
King." -Los Angeles Times
"potent and illuminating" -- Publishers Weekly"dramatically written and accurate in its details...a quick introduction to the life of a great American" -- The New York Times