Eye of the Hurricane
My Path from Darkness to Freedom
A spiritual as well as a factual autobiography, this is a self-portrait of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a 20th-century icon and controversial victim of the U.S. justice system turned spokesperson for the wrongfully convicted. Exploring Carter’s personal philosophyborn of the unimaginable duress of wrongful imprisonment and conceived through his defiance of the brutal institution of prison and a decade of solitary confinementthis work offers hope for those who have none and serves as a call to action for those who abhor injustice. Exposing the inherent flaws in the legal and penal systems, this autobiography also serves as a prison survival manualbe it a brick-and-mortar cell or the metaphorical prison of childhood abuse, racism, and despair.
351 pages; ISBN 9781569768204
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Title: Eye of the Hurricane
Author: Rubin "Hurricane" Carter; Ken Klonsky; Nelson Mandela
American Sniper 2012 US$ 7.99 400 pages