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The Resource Malcolm X : by any means necessary : a biography, by Walter Dean Myers

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

Label
Malcolm X : by any means necessary : a biography
Title
Malcolm X
Title remainder
by any means necessary : a biography
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Dean Myers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Summary
Traces the life of the controversial Black leader, describes his involvement with the Nation of Islam, and looks at his speeches and assassination
Tone
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, author, 1994.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
179949
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Dewey number
  • 320.5/4/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BP223.Z8
LC item number
L5764 1993
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • X, Malcolm
  • Black Muslims
  • African Americans
  • X, Malcolm
  • Black Muslims
  • African Americans
  • X, Malcolm
  • African Americans
  • Black Muslims
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
by any means necessary : a biography
Label
Malcolm X : by any means necessary : a biography, by Walter Dean Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
ocm25708439
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 210 pages
Isbn
9780590481090
Lccn
92013480
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)25708439
Label
Malcolm X : by any means necessary : a biography, by Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
ocm25708439
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 210 pages
Isbn
9780590481090
Lccn
92013480
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)25708439

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