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Just above my head

Author: James Baldwin
Publisher: New York : Delta Press, 2000, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the opening of this work, singer Arthur Montana is dead in London and his brother Hall Montana is filled with grief. In vivid flashbacks, Hall remembers his brother and their often tumultuous relationship within their circle of friends during Harlem's musical heyday. They started out preaching and singing in churches but Arthur soon found fame as a blues and jazz man, and his taboo sexuality further changed the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Baldwin
ISBN: 0803747772 9780803747777 0803748671 9780803748675
OCLC Number: 772632619
Description: 584 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: James Baldwin.

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At the opening of this work, singer Arthur Montana is dead in London and his brother Hall Montana is filled with grief. In vivid flashbacks, Hall remembers his brother and their often tumultuous relationship within their circle of friends during Harlem's musical heyday. They started out preaching and singing in churches but Arthur soon found fame as a blues and jazz man, and his taboo sexuality further changed the brothers' friendship.

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