About this book
A comprehensive biography of one of the most controversial figures of the 20th century, the result of 20 years of research and interviews. 'Groundbreaking...it will be difficult for anyone to better this book' "Washington Post"
Malcolm X was a country bumpkin who became a zoot-suited entertainer; who became a petty criminal; and, who became a self-taught intellectual. This title chronicles these many incarnations of Malcolm X, describing the multiple masks he donned over the years.