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How Capitalism Underdeveloped Black America

by Manning Marable

This book records the respective histories of the different social strata within Black political economy and society.

Living Black History

by Manning Marable

Are the stars of the Civil Rights firmament yesterday's news? InLiving Black Historyscholar and activist Manning Marable offers a resounding "No!" with a fresh and personal look at the enduring legacy of such well-known figures as Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, Jr. , Medgar Evers and W. E. B. Du Bois. Marable creates a "living history" that brings the past alive for a generation he sees as having historical amnesia. His activist passion and scholarly memory bring immediacy to the tribulations and triumphs of yesterday and reveal that history is something that happens everyday. Living Black Historydismisses the detachment of the codified version of American history that we all grew up with. Marable's holistic understanding of history counts the story of the slave as much as that of the master; he highlights the flesh-and-blood courage of those figures who have been robbed of their visceral humanity as members of the historical cannon. As people comprehend this dynamic portrayal of history they will begin to understand that each day we-the average citizen-are "makers" of our own American history. Living Black Historywill empower readers with knowledge of their collective past and a greater understanding of their part in forming our future.

Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention

by Manning Marable

Manning Marable's new biography of Malcolm is filled with new information and shocking revelations that go beyond the autobiography. Malcolm X unfolds a sweeping story of race and class in America, from the rise of Marcus Garvey and the Ku Klux Klan to the struggles of the civil rights movement in the fifties and sixties.

Race, Reform, and Rebellion

by Manning Marable

This edition ensembles the struggles and revolutions surrounding the African American people right from periods of civil war,during reconstruction post world war II and moves on to include the effects of recent catastrophic events of the 21st century.

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