Praise for Michael Manley: The Biography
‘Thoroughly researched, balanced in its judgement and written in an engaging, uncluttered style…this long overdue biography will be required reading on Manley and the definitive first pillar against which later works will be measured’
– H. Orlando Patterson, John Cowles Professor of Sociology, Harvard‘Smith adds a fascinating new dimension to Manley as he reveals not just the unionist and politician, the international progressive visionary and prolific writer, but also the inner man.’
– Rachel Manley, author of Drumblair: Memories of a Jamaican Childhood and Slipstream: A Daughter Remembers‘At last, the biography of Michael Manley we have been waiting for. Godfrey Smith blends the person and the politics, the ideology and the passion…. He reveals many Manleys, all of them portrayed with subtlety and verve’
– Anthony Payne, Sheffield University, UK
Godfrey Smith served variously as Belize’s Foreign Minister, Attorney General and Tourism Minister during the years 1999-2008. He is the author of the highly acclaimed biography, George Price: A Life Revealed, which won the Bocas Literary Prize for the best work of non-fiction in 2012. Smith lives in Belize where he practises law, in between writing.
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