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Stephen B. Oates
Stephen B. Oates is the author of sixteen books, including The Approaching Fury; With Malice Toward None: A Life of Abraham Lincoln and Let the Trumpet Sound: A Life of Martin Luther King, Jr., the latter two books winning, respectively, the Christopher Award and the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial... show more

Stephen B. Oates is the author of sixteen books, including The Approaching Fury; With Malice Toward None: A Life of Abraham Lincoln and Let the Trumpet Sound: A Life of Martin Luther King, Jr., the latter two books winning, respectively, the Christopher Award and the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Book Award. They have been translated into several languages.Oates was a consultant and "talking head" in Ken Burns's Civil War series on PBS, and is a recipient of the Nevins-Freeman Award of the Chicago Civil War Round Table for lifetime achievement in the field of Civil War studies. A teacher at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, he is now writing the concluding book of the Voices of Storm trilogy, about the years of Reconstruction, 1865-1877.
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Edward
Edward rated it 13 years ago
Introduction to the 50th Anniversary Edition and NotesForewordAcknowledgements--Crazy Horse: The Strange Man of the OglalasWhite-Man ChronologyBibliographyNotes
Edward
Edward rated it 13 years ago
Introduction to the 50th Anniversary Edition and NotesForewordAcknowledgements--Crazy Horse: The Strange Man of the OglalasWhite-Man ChronologyBibliographyNotes
MatthewHunter
MatthewHunter rated it 17 years ago
Riveting! Because I knew MLK would be assassinated at the end, I found myself dreading the outcome from the very beginning. Oates does a great job of blatant foreshadowing, amping up the reader's angst. The description of MLK's corpse is numbing, a bit clinical, and powerfully depressing. We lost a ...
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