The Autobiography of Kwame Nkrumah is a moving human story, recounting the dramatic rise to power and fame of a village goldsmith’s son from Half Assini, whose vision of freedom became a reality in his own country and an example for other territories of Africa.

Kwame Nkrumah provides an illuminating discussion of the problems and conflicts along the way to political freedom, and the new prospects beyond. This book is essential for understanding the genesis of the African Revolution and the maturing of one of its most outstanding leader.