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King of the Cats

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King of the Cats by Wil Haygood
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Before Barack Obama, Colin Powell, and Martin Luther King, Jr., there was Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. -- the most celebrated and controversial black politician of his generation. An astute businessman known as "Mr. Civil Rights," he represented Harlem for twenty-four years in the House of Representatives. He was a man of the cloth and a civil rights leader, but Powell's reputation for flamboyance, arrogance, and womanizing made him his own worst enemy. In this towering and definitive biography, acclaimed journalist Wil Haygood paints a vivid portrait of one of black America's most memorable dignitaries.

Author Biography

Wil Haygood is an award-winning writer for the Washington Post. He is also the author of In Black and White: The Life of Sammy Davis, Jr. and his family memoir, The Haygoods of Columbus.
Release date NZ
April 21st, 2006
Author
Country of Publication
United States
Illustrations
Illustrations, black and white
Imprint
HarperCollins
Pages
476
Dimensions
152x229x25
ISBN-13
9780060842413
Product ID
1658279

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