The Sword and the Shield
Book review on The Sword and the Shield: The Revolutionary Lives of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr.1500-word review of the thematic book of your choice. A successful book review isneither a simple thumbs up/thumbs down nor a plot summary. Instead it is a carefulcritical evaluation of an author’s accomplishments and their significance. The booksselected explore historical foundations of urgent contemporary issues. Chose one andread it actively and intensively. Identify the questions that shape and motivate the book,the answers the author proposes, and, most importantly, the consequences of thosequestions and answers for our understanding of the modern United States.