skip to content
Go tell it on the mountain Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Go tell it on the mountain

Author: James Baldwin
Publisher: New York : Vintage International, [2013] ©1981
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Mountain, "Baldwin said, "is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else. "Go Tell It On The Mountain, first published in 1953, is Baldwin's first major work, a novel that has established itself as an American classic. With lyrical precision, psychological directness, resonating symbolic power, and a rage that is at once unrelenting and compassionate, Baldwin chronicles a fourteen-year-old  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Baldwin
ISBN: 9780345806550 0345806557 1299823068 9781299823068
OCLC Number: 858912185
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: James Baldwin.

Abstract:

"Mountain, "Baldwin said, "is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else. "Go Tell It On The Mountain, first published in 1953, is Baldwin's first major work, a novel that has established itself as an American classic. With lyrical precision, psychological directness, resonating symbolic power, and a rage that is at once unrelenting and compassionate, Baldwin chronicles a fourteen-year-old boy's discovery of the terms of his identity as the stepson of the minister of a storefront Pentecostal church in Harlem one Saturday in March of 1935. Baldwin's rendering of his protagonist's spiritual, sexual, and moral struggle of self-invention opened new possibilities in the American language and in the way Americans understand themselves.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/858912185> # Go tell it on the mountain
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject ;
   library:oclcnum "858912185" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{59CF0289-8869-4734-83E9-1F3C836BDB97}Img100.jpg'" ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9262123#Topic/african_american_families_new_york_state_new_york> ; # African American families--New York (State)--New York
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9262123#Topic/literary> ; # Literary
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799689> ; # African Americans--Religion
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008110339> ; # Racism--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9262123#Topic/fiction_general> ; # FICTION--General
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9262123#Topic/african_american_men> ; # African American men
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799152> ; # African American families
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086616> ; # Racism
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799236> ; # African American men
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85001980> ; # African Americans--Religion
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204333> ; # New York (State)--New York.
   schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/97644708> ; # James Baldwin
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1981" ;
   schema:datePublished "2013" ;
   schema:description ""Mountain, "Baldwin said, "is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else. "Go Tell It On The Mountain, first published in 1953, is Baldwin's first major work, a novel that has established itself as an American classic. With lyrical precision, psychological directness, resonating symbolic power, and a rage that is at once unrelenting and compassionate, Baldwin chronicles a fourteen-year-old boy's discovery of the terms of his identity as the stepson of the minister of a storefront Pentecostal church in Harlem one Saturday in March of 1935. Baldwin's rendering of his protagonist's spiritual, sexual, and moral struggle of self-invention opened new possibilities in the American language and in the way Americans understand themselves."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/9262123> ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9262123#CreativeWork/> ;
   schema:name "Go tell it on the mountain"@en ;
   schema:productID "858912185" ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=513557> ;
   schema:url <http://maryland.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=59CF0289-8869-4734-83E9-1F3C836BDB97> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=749549> ;
   schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/go-tell-it-59cf02?.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
   schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{59CF0289-8869-4734-83E9-1F3C836BDB97}Img100.jpg" ;
   schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=59CF0289-8869-4734-83E9-1F3C836BDB97> ;
   schema:url <http://rbdigital.oneclickdigital.com> ;
   schema:url <http://ebook.3m.com/delivery/img?type=DOCUMENTIMAGE&documentID=c6s99r9&token=nobody> ;
   schema:url <http://overdrive.torontopubliclibrary.ca/ContentDetails.htm?ID=59CF0289-8869-4734-83E9-1F3C836BDB97> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780345806550> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781299823068> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/858912185> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9262123#Topic/african_american_families_new_york_state_new_york> # African American families--New York (State)--New York
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85001843> ;
   schema:name "African American families--New York (State)--New York"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008110339> # Racism--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Racism--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85001980> # African Americans--Religion
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans--Religion"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1086616> # Racism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Racism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204333> # New York (State)--New York.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York (State)--New York." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799152> # African American families
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African American families"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799236> # African American men
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African American men"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799689> # African Americans--Religion
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans--Religion"@en ;
    .

<http://maryland.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=59CF0289-8869-4734-83E9-1F3C836BDB97>
   rdfs:comment "for this downloadable OverDrive eBook. Library card required for use." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/97644708> # James Baldwin
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1924" ;
   schema:deathDate "1987," ;
   schema:familyName "Baldwin" ;
   schema:givenName "James" ;
   schema:name "James Baldwin" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780345806550>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0345806557" ;
   schema:isbn "9780345806550" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781299823068>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1299823068" ;
   schema:isbn "9781299823068" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.