An Autobiography by Angela Y. Davis

An Autobiography

Angela Y. Davis

416 pages first pub 1974 (editions)

nonfiction autobiography memoir emotional inspiring reflective medium-paced


Her own powerful story to 1972, told with warmth, brilliance, humor & conviction. The author, a political activist, reflects upon the people & incidents that have influenced her life & commitment to global liberation of the oppressed. 

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informative 88%
reflective 73%
inspiring 69%
emotional 53%
challenging 50%
hopeful 33%
tense 31%
sad 17%
dark 12%
adventurous 6%


medium 70%
slow 23%
fast 5%

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