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Author Grant, Colin, 1961-

Title Negro with a hat : the rise and fall of Marcus Garvey / Colin Grant.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2008]
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 95th Street Adult Biography  320.54092 GAR    AVAILABLE
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Description 530 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [456]-506) and index.
Contents Prologue : a premature death -- Bury the dead and take care of the living -- Almost an Englishman -- In the company of Negroes -- An ebony orator in Harlem -- No flag but the Stars and Stripes - and possibly the Union Jack -- If we must die -- How to manufacture a traitor -- Harlem speaks for scattered Ethiopia -- Flyin' home on the Black Star Line -- A star in the storm -- He who plays the king -- Last stop Liberia -- Not to mention his colour -- Behold the demagogue or misunderstood messiah -- Caging the tiger -- Into the furnace -- Silence Mr Garvey -- Gone to foreign.
Subject Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940.
African Americans -- Biography.
Black nationalism -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Race identity.
Back to Africa movement.
Jamaica -- Biography.
Genre Biographies.
ISBN 9780195367942
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