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Below are excerpts from various sermons, speeches and other addresses of Martin Luther King, Jr. The excerpts are available in Quicktime and Realmedia format. Simply click on "Buy the Audiotapes" to purchase the full versions.

A Knock at Midnight

Clayborne Carson and Peter Holloran, eds. A Knock at Midnight: Inspiration from the Great Sermons of Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. (New York: Warner Books, 1998).
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  "Rediscovering Lost Values" - 28 February 1954
Delivered at Second Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan
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"Paul's Letter to American Christians" - 4 November 1956
Delivered at Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama

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"Loving Your Enemies" - 17 November 1957
Delivered at Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama

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"A Knock at Midnight" - 1963
Published in Strength to Love in 1963

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"The American Dream" - 4 July 1965
Delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia

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"The Three Dimensions of a Complete Life" - 9 April 1967
Delivered at New Covenant Baptist Church in Chicago, Illinois

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"Why Jesus Called a Man a Fool" - 27 August 1967
Delivered at Mount Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church in Chicago, Illinois

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"The Drum Major Instinct" - 4 February 1968
Delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia

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"Unfulfilled Dreams " - 3 March 1968
Delivered at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia

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"Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution " -31 March 1968
Delivered at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.

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Clayborne Carson, ed. The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. (New York: Warner Books, 1998).
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Letter From Birmingham Jail - 16 April 1963

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Address at March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom - 28 August 1963 (The "I Have a Dream" speech)

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Acceptance Speech at Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony - 10 December 1964

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Beyond Vietnam - 4 April 1967

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I've Been To The Mountaintop - 3 April 1968 (King's last speech)

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A Call to Conscience

Clayborne Carson and Kris Shepard, eds. A Call to Conscience: The Landmark Speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (New York: IPM/Warner Books, 2001).
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MIA Mass Meeting at Holt Street Baptist Church - 5 December 1955

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"The Birth of a New Nation," Sermon at Dexter Avenue Baptist Church - 7 April 1957

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"Give Us the Ballot," Address at the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom - 17 May 1957

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Speech at Great March on Detroit - 23 June 1963

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"Eulogy for the Martyred Children" - 18 September 1963

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"Our God Is Marching On!" - 25 March 1965

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"Where Do We Go From Here?" - 16 August 1967

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