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Having our say : the Delany sisters' first 100 years

Author: Sarah Louise Delany; Annie Elizabeth Delany; Amy Hill Hearth
Publisher: New York : Kodansha International, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Warm, feisty, and intelligent, the Delany sisters speak their mind in a book that is at once a vital historical record and a moving portrait of two remarkable women who continued to love, laugh and embrace life after over 100 years of living side by side. Their sharp memories show readers the post-reconstruction south and Booker T. Washington; Harlem's Golden age and Langston Hughes, W.E.B. Dubois and Paul Robeson.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Biography
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Delaney family; Sarah Louise Delany; Annie Elizabeth Delany; Delaney family.; Annie Elizabeth Delany; Sarah Louise Delany; Delany family.; Sarah Louise Delany; Sarah Louise Delany; Annie Elizabeth Delany
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Louise Delany; Annie Elizabeth Delany; Amy Hill Hearth
ISBN: 156836010X 9781568360102
OCLC Number: 28221947
Description: xiii, 210 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Sweet Sadie, Queen Bess --
"I am free" --
Saint Aug's --
Jim Crow Days --
Harlem-Town --
Ties that bind --
Outliving the Reddy boys.
Responsibility: Sarah and A. Elizabeth Delany ; with Amy Hill Hearth.
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