The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Alex Haley

This book describes Malcolm X's upbringing in Michigan, his maturation to adulthood in Boston and New York, his time in prison, his conversion to Islam, his ministry, his travels to Africa and to Mecca, and his subsequent career and eventual assassination at the Audubon Ballroom near 166th Street and Broadway in New York City. The book contains a substantial amount of thought concerning African-American existence.

The 14th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 9th on The Celebrity Reading List (Gardiner Public Library)
  2. - 51st on The Modern Library | 100 Best Nonfiction (The Modern Library)
  3. - The 80 Books Every Man Should Read (Esquire)
  4. - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (USA))
  5. - The 50 Books Everyone Needs to Read, 1963-2013 (Flavor Wire)
  6. - 100 Major Works of Modern Creative Nonfiction (About.com)
  7. - Great Books (The Learning Channel)
  8. - Recommended Books (Academy of Achievement)
  9. - The Best Classics (The Times)
  10. - The 75 Best Books of the Past 75 Years (Parade Magazine)
  11. - The College Board: 101 Great Books Recommended for College-Bound Readers (http://www.uhlibrary.net/pdf/college_board_recommended_books.pdf)
  12. - The 50 Best Books of the Century (Intercollegiate Studies Institute)

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