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Malcolm X : by any means necessary : a biography / by Walter Dean Myers.

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch B X1m 2020 (Text) 33126024147930 YA Biography Available -
Erlanger Branch B X1m 2020 (Text) 33126024147922 YA Biography Checked out 11/02/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781338309850
  • ISBN: 1338309854
  • Physical Description: xi, 209 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Focus, 2020

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-196) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: A man called Malcolm -- Father -- Son -- Creating a new image -- Detroit Red -- Nation of Islam -- Message -- Freedom and a new name -- Minister Malcolm -- In the public eye -- Man named Martin -- March on Washington -- Split with Elijah Muhammad -- Malcolm's Hajj -- New message -- Word on the street -- Assassination -- Son is buried -- Who killed Malcolm? -- Legacy.
Summary, etc.:
Few men in American history are as controversial as Malcolm X. In this provocative biography, Myers, winner of a Newbery Honor and four-time Coretta Scott King Award winner, presents a forthright portrait of a complex man whose life reflected the major events of our times.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 8.0 6.0 10129.
Awards Note:
Coretta Scott King Honor, author, 1994.
Subject: X, Malcolm, 1925-1965.
Black Muslims > Biography.
African Americans > Biography.
Summary: Few men in American history are as controversial as Malcolm X. In this provocative biography, Myers, winner of a Newbery Honor and four-time Coretta Scott King Award winner, presents a forthright portrait of a complex man whose life reflected the major events of our times.

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