The Wretched of the Earth Author:Frantz Fanon "Have the courage to read this book." --Jean-Paul Sartre — Written in anger, this book by a distinguished Negro psychiatrist and leading spokesman of the revolution which won independence for Algeria is no mere diatribe against the white man or the West. It is a brilliant examination of the role of violence in effecting historical change which ha... more »s served leaders of emerging nations as a veritable handbook of revolutionary practice and social reorganization.
"It must be read by all who wish to understand what it means to fight for freedom, equality and dignity." --Alex Quaison-Sackey, former President of the U.N. General Assembly
"The Wretched of the Earth is an explosion. Readers owe it to their education to study the whole of it." --Emile Capouya, Saturday Review« less