Malcolm X : a graphic biography
- written by Andrew Helfer ; art by Randy DuBurke.
- 1st ed.
- New York : Hill and Wang, 2006.
- Physical description
- 102 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Education Library (Cubberley)
|BP223 .Z8 L5745 2006||Unknown|
- The age of multitasking needs better narrative history. It must be absolutely factual, immediately accessible, smart, and brilliantly fun. Enter Andrew Helfer, the award-winning graphic-novel editor behind Road to Perdition and The History of Violence, and welcome the launch of a unique line of graphic biographies. If a picture is worth a thousand words, these graphic biographies qualify as tomes. But if you're among the millions who haven't time for another doorstop of a biography, these books are for you. With the thoroughly researched and passionately drawn Malcolm X, Helfer and award-winning artist Randy DuBurke capture Malcolm Little's extraordinary transformation from a black youth beaten down by Jim Crow America into Malcolm X, the charismatic, controversial, and doomed national spokesman for the Nation of Islam.
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- 9780809095049 (hardcover : alk. paper)
- 0809095041 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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