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Belafonte, an unauthorized biography.

Author: Arnold Shaw
Publisher: Philadelphia, Chilton Co., Book Division [1960]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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First full-length life story of the ballad singer. Includes sixteen pages of photographs.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shaw, Arnold.
Belafonte.
Philadelphia, Chilton Co., Book Division [1960]
(OCoLC)592683504
Named Person: Harry Belafonte; Harry Belafonte
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnold Shaw
OCLC Number: 795618
Description: 338 pages illustrations 21 cm
Contents: Act I: Melvine --
The lily white beaches of Miami --
"Frenchy" --
The white poinsettia --
A dream deferred --
Act II: Margurite --
"Recognition" --
The Cinderella gentleman --
The sage --
Like brothers --
Something of a sensation --
Rising star --
The lonesome road --
Provoke and charm --
The crowded years --
The trauma of success --
The color line --
Eden was not like this --
And triumph --
"My closest friend" --
Act III: Julie --
Why I married Julie --
Reluctant King of Calypso --
Hollywood and vinegar --
First negro matinee idol --
Belafonte sings the blues --
The Australian penny --
The integrated story --
No private mistakes --
Odds against tomorrow.

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First full-length life story of the ballad singer. Includes sixteen pages of photographs.

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