He was a friend and inspiration to Kwame Nkrumah and Julius Nyerere, the two leaders of the first generation of independence struggles.
His account of Toussaint L'Ouverture's slave rebellion in Haiti is one of the great historical works of the twentieth century.
His studies of Hegel and Marx became part of the common knowledge of several generations of radicals in America, Europe, the Caribbean and Africa.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 202 pages, 15 black & white halftones
- Publisher: Haus Publishing Limited
- Publication Date: 30/09/2007
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9781905791019