Soul on Ice

Laurel/Dell, 1992 - 192 pages
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The now-classic memoir that shocked, outraged, and ultimately changed the way America looked at the civil rights movement and the black experience.
By turns shocking and lyrical, unblinking and raw, the searingly honest memoirs of Eldridge Cleaver are a testament to his unique place in American history. Cleaver writes in Soul on Ice, "I'm perfectly aware that I'm in prison, that I'm a Negro, that I've been a rapist, and that I have a Higher Uneducation." What Cleaver shows us, on the pages of this now classic autobiography, is how much he was a man.

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Avis d'utilisateur  - David Chess - Goodreads

It's hard to know how many "stars" to give a book that's both important and in some ways evil. Cleaver's essays and letters from Folsom prison in the 60's are a vital snapshot of a strain of radical ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Laura - Goodreads

Read it at a critical age. Came up in John La Fond's Criminal Law class. Still have my mother's copy. Should read it again. It lurks in my head. Consulter l'avis complet

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Letters From Prison
The Christ and His Teachings
A Day in Folsom Prison
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