The Death and Life of Malcolm X

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University of Illinois Press, 1979 - Biography & Autobiography - 470 pages
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For this paperback edition of a major work on one of the most important black leaders of this century, the author, a senior editor of Newsweek, has added a substantial epilogue which argues convincingly that three of the five accomplices in Malccolm X's assassination in 1965 are still free. (Univ. of Illinois Press)
  

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I read this book in high school. It was the first book I read about Malcolm X. Read full review

Review: The Death and Life of Malcolm X (Second Edition)

User Review  - Patrick - Goodreads

p.185 "Malcolm was instinctively a fighter, and, like any great fighter, most dangerous backed into a corner with the taste of blood in his mouth and the crowd roaring." Read full review

Contents

The Death of Malcolm X 3
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A Conversation at the Shabazz Frosti Kreem
5
Malcolm
8
Malcolm Descending
26
The Devil in the Flesh
32
Allah in Paradise Valley
35
The History of the End of the World
41
Malcolm Redux
44
Coming Apart
239
The Malcolm File
256
The Hour of the Gun
262
A Detective Story
279
The First Day
281
What the Brothers Did
289
The Second Man
293
The Rites of Winter
299

Harlem
49
The Parable of Hinton Johnson
55
What Mr Muhammad Told Dr King
65
Strangers in a Strange Land
66
We Are a World
79
Waiting for Allah
92
Three Encounters at a Picnic
107
P A R T 11 The Hour of the Knife 17 At the Edge of the Grave
123
A Declaration of Independence
133
A Declaration of War
159
A Pilgrims Progress
160
The Child Has Come Home
172
The Return
182
The Far Side of the Rubicon
191
On Standing on the Tops of Trucks During Riots
204
The Second Time Around
206
By Any Means Necessary
221
The Third Man
304
Two Matters for the Police
307
The Ones That Got Away
308
The Judas Factor
315
Trial
318
Thomas
320
T
325
Zeroing In
328
Betty
333
Hayer
335
Butler
339
Confession
348
The Case Is Closed
373
What Became of the LostFound Nation of Islam
392
1979
407
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