Assata: An Autobiography download free [PDF and Ebook] by Assata Shakur

Assata: An Autobiography download free [PDF and Ebook] by Assata Shakur year 2014
  • Book name: Assata: An Autobiography
  • Author: Assata Shakur
  • Release date: 2014/10/20
  • Publisher: ZED BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Society and Social Sciences
  • ISBN: 9781783601783
  • Rating: 8.11 of 10
  • Votes: 123
  • Review by: Sky Plante
  • Review rating: 7.64 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/9
  • Total pages: 416
  • Includes a PDF summary of 44 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Deftly written...a spellbinding tale.'The New York TimesIn 2013 Assata Shakur, founding member of the Black Liberation Army, former Black Panther and godmother of Tupac Shakur, became the first ever woman to make the FBI's most wanted terrorist list. Assata Shakur's trial and conviction for the murder of a white state trooper in the spring of 1973 divided America. Her case quickly became emblematic of race relations and police brutality in the USA. While Assata's detractors continue to label her a ruthless killer, her defenders cite her as the victim of a systematic, racist campaign to criminalize and suppress black nationalist organizations. This intensely personal and political autobiography reveals a sensitive and gifted woman. With wit and candour Assata recounts the formative experiences that led her to embrace a life of activism. With pained awareness she portrays the strengths, weaknesses and eventual demise of black and white revolutionary groups at the hands of the state. A major contribution to the history of black liberation, destined to take its place alongside The Autobiography of Malcolm X and the works of Maya Angelou.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 21H22M39S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Black & Asian Studies, Biography: Historical, Political & Military, Autobiography: Historical, Political & Military, Law & Society, Political Activism, Crime & Criminology
  • Available formats: MOBI, DOC, EPUB, PDF, JPG, WORD, TXT, PNG. Compressed in ACE, ZIP, RAR, LZ
  • Download servers: Tresorit, MEGA, Dropbox, Uploaded, Torrent
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 15.81 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x31.75mm
  • Weight: 471.74g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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