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Author Helfer, Andrew.

Title Malcolm X : a graphic biography / written by Andrew Helfer ; art by Randy DuBurke.

Published New York : Hill and Wang, 2006.

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 UniM Giblin Eunson Graphic Novels  HELF    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description 102 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 22 cm
regular print
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Includes bibliographical references.
Summary The age of multitasking needs better narrative history. It must be absolutely factual, immediately accessible, smart, and brilliantly fun. Enter Andrew Helfer, the award-winning graphic-novel editor behind Road to Perdition and The History of Violence, and welcome the launch of a unique line of graphic biographies. If a picture is worth a thousand words, these graphic biographies qualify as tomes. But if you're among the millions who haven't time for another doorstop of a biography, these books are for you. With the thoroughly researched and passionately drawn Malcolm X, Helfer and award-winning artist Randy DuBurke capture Malcolm Little's extraordinary transformation from a black youth beaten down by Jim Crow America into Malcolm X, the charismatic, controversial, and doomed national spokesman for the Nation of Islam.
Other author DuBurke, Randy.
Subject X, Malcolm, 1925-1965. -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Black Muslims -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc.
African Americans -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc.
ISBN 9780809095049 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0809095041 (hardcover : alk. paper)