A taste of power a Black woman's story

Title A taste of power a Black woman's story
Names Brown, Elaine.
Book Number DB037116
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Brown, leader of the Black Panther Party from 1974 to 1977, writes of her complex family background, her childhood in Philadelphia's inner city, and her life in the paramilitary party whose members lived under the constant threat of violence from the police and each other. Sexual favors were expected from party women. One of Brown's lovers, Huey Newton, appointed her his successor. Strong language, violence, and descriptions of sex.
Narrator Nelson, Gail.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Audience Notes Contains descriptions of sex.
Contains strong language.
Contains violence.
Female narrator.
LC Subject African Americans - Biography
Black power - United States
Call Number 973.049607302 B ANF
Language English
Released 1992
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1992
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Pantheon Books, c1992. 0679419446
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