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Author Haugen, Brenda.
Title Marcus Garvey : black nationalist crusader and entrepreneur / by Brenda Haugen.
Pub Info Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, 2008.
book jacket
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J BIOGRAPHY 920 Garvey     AVAILABLE
Descript 112 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Signature lives
Signature lives.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 108) and index.
Contents Learning about racism -- Growing up in Jamaica -- On his own -- Founding the UNIA -- Going into business -- A turbulent time -- Trying to establish an Africa settlement -- Marcus Garvey must go -- On trial and imprisoned -- Leaving a lasting legacy -- Life and times -- Life at a glance -- Additional resources -- Glossary -- Source notes -- Select bibliography -- Index -- Image credits.
Summary Examines the life of a black leader who started a "Back-to-Africa" movement in the United States, believing blacks would never receive justice in countries with a white majority.
Subject Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 -- Juvenile literature.
Universal Negro Improvement Association -- Juvenile literature.
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940.
Universal Negro Improvement Association.
Garvey, Marcus Mosiah, 1887-1940. (NL-LeOCL)068437935
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Jamaican Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Black nationalism -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers.
African Americans -- Biography.
Genre Biography (DNLM)D019215
ISBN 9780756536268 (library binding)
075653626X (library binding)
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