An Autobiography by Angela Y. Davis

An Autobiography

Angela Y. Davis with Heci Regina Candiani

nonfiction autobiography memoir emotional inspiring reflective medium-paced

416 pages | first published 1974


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 80%
inspiring 80%
reflective 66%
challenging 60%
emotional 60%
tense 40%
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hopeful 20%
sad 20%
adventurous 6%


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