Barnesa Acentsacentsa A-Acentsa Acentss Elementary History of the United States (1918)
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About The Author: James Baldwin was born on August 2, 1924, and educated in New York. His first novel, Go Tell It on the Mountain, appeared in 1953 to excellent reviews and immediately was recognized as establishing a profound and permanent new voice in American letters. "Mountain is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else," he remarked. Baldwin's play The Amen Corner was first performed at Howard University in 1955 (it was staged commercially in the 1960s), and his acclaimed collection of essays Notes of a Native Son, was published the same year. A second collection of essays, Nobody Knows My Name, was published in 1961 between his novels Giovanni's Room (1956) and Another Country (1961). The appearance of The Fire Next Time in 1963, just as the civil rights movement was exploding across the American South, galvanized the nation and continues to reverberate as perhaps the most prophetic and defining statement ever... read more Name: James Baldwin Also Known As: James Arthur Baldwin (full name) Date of Birth: August 2, 1924 Place of Birth: New York, New York Date of Death: December 1, 1987 Place of Death: St. Paul de Vence, France Education: DeWitt Clinton High School, New York City Biography James Baldwin was born on August 2, 1924, and educated in New York. His first novel, Go Tell It on the Mountain , appeared in 1953 to excellent reviews and immediately was recognized as establishing a profound and permanent new voice in American letters. " Mountain is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else," he remarked. Baldwin's play The Amen Corner was first performed at Howard University in 1955 (it was staged commercially in the 1960s), and his acclaimed collection of essays Notes of a Native Son , was published the same year. A second collection of essays, Nobody Knows My Name , was published in 1961 between his novels Giovanni's Room (1956) and Another Country (1961). The appearance of The Fire Next Tim
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9781166537975
EAN: 9781166537975
Publisher Date: 10 Sep 2010
Height: 150 mm
MediaMail: Y
PrintOnDemand: Y
Series Title: English
Weight: 762.72 gr
ISBN-10: 1166537978
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
Binding: Hardcover
Language: English
No of Pages: 404
Returnable: N
Spine Width: 26.5 mm
Width: 225.5 mm
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