By Andrew Helfer
The age of multitasking wishes larger narrative historical past. It has to be completely actual, instantly available, shrewdpermanent, and brilliantly enjoyable. input Andrew Helfer, the award-winning graphic-novel editor in the back of Road to Perdition and The heritage of Violence, and welcome the release of a different line of picture biographies.
If an image is worthy one thousand phrases, those picture biographies qualify as tomes. but when you are one of the hundreds of thousands who have not time for an additional doorstop of a biography, those books are for you.
With the completely researched and passionately drawn Malcolm X, Helfer and award-winning artist Randy DuBurke trap Malcolm Little's notable transformation from a black adolescence crushed down via Jim Crow the USA into Malcolm X, the charismatic, debatable, and doomed nationwide spokesman for the state of Islam.
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Brown, Kevin. Malcolm X: His lifestyles and Legacy. Brookfield, Conn. : Milbrook Press, 1995. DeCaro, Louis A. , Jr. at the part of My humans: a non secular lifetime of Malcolm X. ny: big apple collage Press, 1997. Friedly, Michael. Malcolm X: The Assassination. long island: Ballantine Books, 1995. Gallen, David. Malcolm X: As They Knew Him. big apple: Ballantine Books, 1995. Gallen, David, Benjamin Karim, and Peter Skutches. Remembering Malcolm. big apple: One World/Ballantine Books, 1995. Haley, Alex and Malcolm X. The Autobiography of Malcolm X. ny: Penguin Books, 2004. Jenkins, Robert L. and Mfanya Donald Tryman, eds. The Malcolm X Encyclopedia. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002. Perry, Bruce. Malcolm: The lifetime of the fellow Who replaced Black the USA. Barrytown, N. Y. : Station Hill Press, 1991. textual content copyright � 2006 through Andrew J. Helfer Illustrations copyright � 2006 via Randy DuBurke All rights reserved HILL AND WANG A department of Farrar, Straus and Giroux 19 Union sq. West, manhattan 10003 severe Comics GNC, LLC 23 financial institution road, manhattan 10014 www. fsgbooks. com www. seriouscomics. com eISBN 9781429998130 First book variation : August 2011 First variation, 2006 Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication information Helfer, Andrew. Malcolm X : a photo biography / written by means of Andrew Helfer ; paintings via Randy DuBurke. —1st ed. p. cm. ISBN-13: 978-0-8090-9504-9 (hardcover : alk paper) ISBN-10: 0-8090-9504-1 (hardcover : alk paper) 1. X, Malcolm, 1925-1965—Graphic novels. 2. Black Muslims—novels. I. DuBurke, Randy. II. identify. BP223. Z8L5745 2006 320. 54’6092–dc22 [B] 2006013743 Produced via Jessica Marshall, Ph. D.