The Complete Muhammad Ali

The Complete Muhammad Ali Including material and photographs not included in most of the other books about the champion Ishmael Reed s The Complete Muhammad Ali is than just a biography it is a fascinating portrait of the

  • Title: The Complete Muhammad Ali
  • Author: Ishmael Reed
  • ISBN: 9781771860406
  • Page: 241
  • Format: Paperback
  • Including material and photographs not included in most of the 100 other books about the champion, Ishmael Reed s The Complete Muhammad Ali is than just a biography it is a fascinating portrait of the 20th century and the beginning of the 21st An honest, balanced portrayal of Ali, the book includes voices that have been omitted from other books It charts Ali s evoluIncluding material and photographs not included in most of the 100 other books about the champion, Ishmael Reed s The Complete Muhammad Ali is than just a biography it is a fascinating portrait of the 20th century and the beginning of the 21st An honest, balanced portrayal of Ali, the book includes voices that have been omitted from other books It charts Ali s evolution from Black Nationalism to a universalism, but does not discount the Nation of Islam and Black Nationalism s important influence on his intellectual development Filipino American author Emil Guillermo speaks about how The Thrilla In Manila brought the Philippines into the 20th century Fans of Muhammad Ali, boxing fans, and those interested in modern African American history and the Nation of Islam will be fascinated by this biography by an accomplished American author.

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    About "Ishmael Reed"

    1. Ishmael Reed

      Ishmael Scott Reed is an American poet, essayist, and novelist A prominent African American literary figure, Reed is known for his satirical works challenging American political culture, and highlighting political and cultural oppression.Reed has been described as one of the most controversial writers While his work has often sought to represent neglected African and African American perspectives, his energy and advocacy have centered broadly on neglected peoples and perspectives irrespective of their cultural origins.

    826 thoughts on “The Complete Muhammad Ali”

    1. An interesting biography of Ali which really gives a view of what he meant to Afro-Americans and the role of the NOI and Elijah Muhammad, in particular, on Ali. It is also a critique of the other (almost all WASP) Ali biographers -- whom Reed refers to as the Ali Writers (chief amongst whom is Hauser); what is more interesting is the revelation of some not-so-savoury aspects of Ali's life which have hitherto not been explored.Overall, it is a good and interesting book but not really a biography [...]


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