The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

Cover may not be exactly as depicted

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

by Malcolm X

Used & Rare price

SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS.

Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes.

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Condition:

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0345350685

ISBN - 13:9780345350688

Seller Comments:

Book has very light external/internal wear. It may have creases on the cover and some folded pages. This is a USED book.

From the Publisher

ONE OF TIME’S TEN MOST IMPORTANT NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
 
With its first great victory in the landmark Supreme Court decision Brown v. Board of Education in 1954, the civil rights movement gained the powerful momentum it needed to sweep forward into its crucial decade, the 1960s. As voices of protest and change rose above the din of history and false promises, one voice sounded more urgently, more passionately, than the rest. Malcolm X—once called the most dangerous man in America—challenged the world to listen and learn the truth as he experienced it. And his enduring message is as relevant today as when he first delivered it.
 
In the searing pages of this classic autobiography, originally published in 1964, Malcolm X, the Muslim leader, firebrand, and anti-integrationist, tells the extraordinary story of his life and the growth of the Black Muslim movement to veteran writer and journalist Alex Haley . In a unique collaboration, Haley worked with Malcolm X for nearly two years, interviewing, listening to, and understanding the most controversial leader of his time.
 
Raised in Lansing, Michigan, Malcolm Little journeyed on a road to fame as astonishing as it was unpredictable. Drifting from childhood poverty to petty crime, Malcolm found himself in jail. It was there that he came into contact with the teachings of a little-known Black Muslim leader renamed Elijah Muhammad. The newly renamed Malcolm X devoted himself body and soul to the teachings of Elijah Muhammad and the world of Islam, becoming the Nation’s foremost spokesman. When his conscience forced him to break with Elijah Muhammad, Malcolm founded the Organization of Afro-American Unity to reach African Americans across the country with an inspiring message of pride, power, and self-determination.
 
The Autobiography of Malcolm X defines American culture and the African American struggle for social and economic equality that has now become a battle for survival. Malcolm’s fascinating perspective on the lies and limitations of the American Dream, and the inherent racism in a society that denies its nonwhite citizens the opportunity to dream, gives extraordinary insight into the most urgent issues of our own time.
 
The Autobiography of Malcolm X stands as the definitive statement of a movement and a man whose work was never completed but whose message is timeless. It is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand America.
 
Praise for The Autobiography of Malcolm X
 
“Malcolm X’s autobiography seemed to offer something different. His repeated acts of self-creation spoke to me; the blunt poetry of his words, his unadorned insistence on respect, promised a new and uncompromising order, martial in its discipline, forged through sheer force of will.”—Barack Obama, Dreams from My Father

“Extraordinary . . . a brilliant, painful, important book.”—The New York Times
 
“A great book . . . Its dead level honesty, its passion, its exalted purpose, will make it stand as a monument to the most painful truth.”—The Nation
 
“The most important book I’ll ever read, it changed the way I thought, it changed the way I acted. It has given me courage I didn’t know I had inside me. I’m one of hundreds of thousands whose lives were changed for the better.”—Spike Lee
 
“This book will have a permanent place in the literature of the Afro-American struggle.”—I. F. Stone


From the Hardcover edition.

Used books: 31 more copies of this item are available

1

2

next

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Alex Malcolm X; Hailey

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

*Condition Acceptable a book with obvious wear. May have some damage to the cover but integrity still intact. The binding may be slightly damaged but integrity is still intact. Possible writing in margins, possible underlining and highlighting of text, but no missing pages or anything that would compromise the legibility or understanding of the text. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections.

$9.93

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

by Malcolm X Alex Haley Attallah Shabazz

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Ballantine Books

$10.70

Autobiography of Malcolm X

Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Alex Malcolm X; Haley

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: Mass Market Paperback

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

Good mass market paperback, 1989.

$11.55

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Alex Haley

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: S MASS MARKET

Publisher: Ballantine Books

$11.60

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Malcolm X

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: Hard cover

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. 496 p. Audience: Young adult.

$11.88

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Alex Malcolm X; Hailey

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

Clean text; some light cover wear.

$12.19

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Malcolm X

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: Softcover

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

Used good, Text appears to be clean. Cover has some wear. Spine is in good condition. 466 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. ISBN: 0345350685. ISBN/EAN: 9780345350688. Inventory No: 1561021049.

$12.20

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Alex Haley

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: S MASS MARKET

Publisher: Ballantine Books

$12.43

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

by Attallah Shabazz Alex Haley Malcolm X

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

Ships same or next business day. We ship to APO/FPO. Choose Expedited shipping and receive in 1-5 business days.

$12.44

Autobiography of Malcolm X

Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Malcolm X

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format:

Publisher: RANDOM

Seller Comments:

Ships same day or next business day! Expedited shipping available. Used sticker and some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket.

$12.67

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Alex Haley

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: S MASS MARKET

Publisher: Ballantine Books

$13.11

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

by Alex Haley

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format:

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

[ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ] [ Edition: Reprint ] Publisher: Ballantine Books Pub Date: 10/12/1987 Binding: Paperback Pages: 496.

$13.32

Autobio of Malcolm X

Autobio of Malcolm X

by Alex Haley

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format:

Publisher: Ballantine

Seller Comments:

PB hardcover. library stamp inside front cover. bar code on front cover. o/w immaculate.

$13.52

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Malcolm X

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: Mass-market paperback

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. 466 p. Audience: Young adult.

$13.52

Autobiography of Malcolm X

Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Alex Malcolm X; Hailey

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

Soft Cover, Very Good condition.

$13.52

Autobiography of Malcolm X

Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Alex Malcolm X; Hailey

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

Good. Paperback, autobiography, history, African-American.

$13.52

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

by Alex Haley

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: S MASS MARKET

Publisher: Ballantine Books

$13.94

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

by Attallah Alex; Shabazz Malcolm; Haley X

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: PAPERBACK

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

0345350685 Great condition, paperback 1966, no marks, slightly scuffed cover, tanning, readit.

$14.03

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

by Malcolm X

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format: 6

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

US Edition Brand New books, Ship via USPS with Delivery confirmation, No APO/FPO addresses.

$14.17

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

The Autobiography of Malcolm X: as Told to Alex Haley

by Attallah Shabazz Alex Haley Malcolm X

Delivered in 3-5 weeks

Condition:

Format:

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Seller Comments:

May NOT include supplemental materials such as CDs and access codes. May include some highlighting or writing. Choose expedited shipping for delivery in 2-6 business days! Excellent customer service!

$14.17