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The autobiography of malcolm x. MALCOLM X. [print]

By: X, MALCOLM [author]Material type: TextTextPublication details: 2015. Description: 1 online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781101967805Subject(s): Black Muslims | African Americans | United States | African American Muslims | African American civil rights workers | RacismLOC classification: E185.97.L5.X999.A986 2015Online resources: Click here for ONLINE ACCESS. 2Summary: 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 timeless. It is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand America. Praise for The Autobiography of Malcolm X "Extraordinary . . . a brilliant, painful, important book." - The New York Times "This book will have a permanent place in the literature of the Afro-American struggle." -I. F. Stone
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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 timeless. It is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand America. Praise for The Autobiography of Malcolm X "Extraordinary . . . a brilliant, painful, important book." - The New York Times "This book will have a permanent place in the literature of the Afro-American struggle." -I. F. Stone

Text Difficulty 6 - Text Difficulty 9

UG/Upper grades (9th-12)

1120 Lexile.

7.5 ATOS Level

2

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