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James Earl Jones : voices and silences

Author: James Earl Jones; Penelope Niven
Publisher: New York : Scribner ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One of America's great actors presents his life story, revealing the challenges he has faced and overcome, from his impoverished Mississippi childhood, through his years as a stutterer, to his artistic success.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Autobiographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jones, James Earl.
James Earl Jones.
New York : Scribner ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1993
(OCoLC)1019910787
Named Person: James Earl Jones; James Earl Jones; James E Jones; James E (Schauspieler) Jones
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Earl Jones; Penelope Niven
ISBN: 0684195135 9780684195131
OCLC Number: 27811673
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxii, 393 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Voice lessons. -The Blacks. -Off Broadway: The Pathfinders. -Othello. -The Great White hope. -Of mice and men. -Paul Robeson, Nat Turner, and other voices. -Grendel. -Television from Tarzan to Paris to Gabriel's fire. -The magic hour. -Fences. -Chronology of the career of James Earl Jones.
Responsibility: James Earl Jones and Penelope Niven.

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One of America's great actors presents his life story, revealing the challenges he has faced and overcome, from his impoverished Mississippi childhood, through his years as a stutterer, to his artistic success.

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