The Autobiography of Malcolm X
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The Autobiography of Malcolm X


  • Author : Malcolm X
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 2015-08-25
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781101967805


The Autobiography of Malcolm X Book Description :

Now available as an eBook for the very first time! • ONE OF TIME’S TEN MOST IMPORTANT NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY In the searing pages of this classic autobiography, originally published in 1964, Malcolm X, the Muslim leader, firebrand, and anti-integrationist, tells the extraordinary story of his life and the growth of the Black Muslim movement. His fascinating perspective on the lies and limitations of the American Dream, and the inherent racism in a society that denies its nonwhite citizens the opportunity to dream, gives extraordinary insight into the most urgent issues of our own time. The Autobiography of Malcolm X stands as the definitive statement of a movement and a man whose work was never completed but whose message is ti...

Racism in The Autobiography of Malcolm X

Racism in The Autobiography of Malcolm X


  • Author : Candice Mancini
  • Publisher : Greenhaven Publishing LLC
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 0737742615


Racism in The Autobiography of Malcolm X Book Description :

Discusses the issue of racism in The autobiogpraphy of Malcolm X and presents articles both supporting and opposing the issues, including contemporary perspectives on racism and the effects of the book on society....

Malcolm X  By Any Means Necessary  Scholastic Focus
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Malcolm X By Any Means Necessary Scholastic Focus


  • Author : Walter Dean Myers
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2019-12-26
  • Genre: Young Adult Nonfiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781338652963


Malcolm X By Any Means Necessary Scholastic Focus Book Description :

A classic and highly acclaimed biography of civil rights activist Malcolm X, ever more relevant for today's readers....

Malcolm X
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Malcolm X


  • Author : Manning Marable
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2011-04-04
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1101445270


Malcolm X Book Description :

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History, the definitive biography of Malcolm X. Hailed as "a masterpiece" (San Francisco Chronicle), the late Manning Marable's acclaimed biography of Malcolm X finally does justice to one of the most influential and controversial figures of twentieth-century American history. Filled with startling new information and shocking revelations, Malcolm X unfolds a sweeping story of race and class in America. Reaching into Malcolm's troubled youth, it traces a path from his parents' activism as followers of Marcus Garvey through his own work with the Nation of Islam and rise in the world of black nationalism, and culminates in the never-before-told true story of his assassination. Malcolm X is a stunning achievement, the de...

Roots
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Roots


  • Author : Alex Haley
  • Publisher : Da Capo Press
  • Release Date : 2016-05-03
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780306824869


Roots Book Description :

A new eight-hour event series based on Roots will be simulcast on the History Channel, Lifetime, and A&E over four consecutive nights beginning Memorial Day, May 30, 2016 When Roots was first published forty years ago, the book electrified the nation: it received a Pulitzer Prize and was a #1 New York Times bestseller for 22 weeks. The celebrated miniseries that followed a year later was a coast–to–coast event—over 130 million Americans watched some or all of the broadcast. In the four decades since then, the story of the young African slave Kunta Kinte and his descendants has lost none of its power to enthrall and provoke. Now, Roots once again bursts onto the national scene, and at a time when the race conversation has never been more charged...

Malcolm X Speaks
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Malcolm X Speaks


  • Author : Malcolm X
  • Publisher : Grove Press
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0802132138


Malcolm X Speaks Book Description :

Presents the major ideas expounded by the legendary leader of the Black revolution in America through selected speeches delivered from 1963 to his assassination in 1965...

The Cambridge Companion to Malcolm X

The Cambridge Companion to Malcolm X


  • Author : Robert E. Terrill
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-05-10
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781139825450


The Cambridge Companion to Malcolm X Book Description :

Malcolm X is one of the most important figures in the twentieth-century struggle for equality in America. With the passing of time, and changing attitudes to race and religion in American society, the significance of a public figure like Malcolm X continues to evolve and to challenge. This Companion presents new perspectives on Malcolm X's life and legacy in a series of specially commissioned essays by prominent scholars from a range of disciplines. As a result, this is an unusually rich analysis of this important African American leader, orator, and cultural icon. Intended as a source of information on his life, career and influence and as an innovative substantive scholarly contribution in its own right, the book also includes an introduction, a ch...

Alex Haley s The Autobiography of Malcolm X
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Alex Haley s The Autobiography of Malcolm X


  • Author : Anita J. Aboulafia
  • Publisher : Research & Education Assoc.
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : 0878910042


Alex Haley s The Autobiography of Malcolm X Book Description :

A study guide for "The Autobiography of Malcolm X" offers a summary and analysis of every chapter, study questions and answers, and topics for reports with sample outlines....

Assata

Assata


  • Author : Assata Shakur
  • Publisher : Chicago Review Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-09
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781641605021


Assata Book Description :

This presents the life story of African American revolutionary Shakur, previously known as JoAnne Chesimard....

Selected Writings and Speeches of Marcus Garvey
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Selected Writings and Speeches of Marcus Garvey


  • Author : Marcus Garvey
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-03-05
  • Genre: Literary Collections
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780486113852


Selected Writings and Speeches of Marcus Garvey Book Description :

This anthology contains some of the African-American rights advocate's most noted writings and speeches, among them "Declaration of the Rights of the Negro Peoples of the World" and "Africa for the Africans."...