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THIST 416 Life and Thought: Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, and Angela Davis: Starting Points

Sources for background information

Encyclopedias and and other reference works provide background information and can be used to identify key people, events and dates which can then be used as search terms for finding additional information. In addition most encyclopedia articles include short bibliographies that will lead you to the major works on the topic.

African American History

King, Malcolm X, Davis