Negro with a Hat: The Rise and Fall of Marcus Garvey and His Dream of Mother Africa
At one time during the first half of the 20th century, Marcus Mosiah Garvey was the most famous black man on the planet. In August 1920, he masterminded the first International Convention of the Negro Peoples of the World. An inspiring orator, Garvey captivated audiences. This book tells his story.
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NEGRO WITH A HAT: The Rise and Fall of Marcus Garvey and His Dream of Mother AfricaUser Review - Kirkus
Dazzling, definitive biography of the controversial activist who led the 1920s "Back to Africa" movement. BBC radio producer Grant, himself the son of Caribbean immigrants, delivers a spellbinding ... Read full review
Negro with a hat: the rise and fall of Marcus GarveyUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
A great biography reveals the personality of its subject chapter by chapter, but Grant's dreary book lacks the coherence or demonstrated research to do that. Garvey built an international organization ... Read full review