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Just above my head

Author: James Baldwin
Publisher: New York : Dial Press, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This sprawling drama traces the passage of three individuals through the events of the nineteen-fifties, sixties, and seventies from the Apollo in Harlem to the Olympia in Paris. Love and courage bind a former child evangelist, a famous gospel singer, and the latter's manager-brother.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Baldwin, James, 1924-1987.
Just above my head.
New York : Dial Press, ©1979
(OCoLC)571451301
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Baldwin
ISBN: 0803747772 9780803747777 0803748671 9780803748675
OCLC Number: 5170168
Description: 597 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: James Baldwin.

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This sprawling drama traces the passage of three individuals through the events of the nineteen-fifties, sixties, and seventies from the Apollo in Harlem to the Olympia in Paris. Love and courage bind a former child evangelist, a famous gospel singer, and the latter's manager-brother.

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