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The life of Langston Hughes

Author: Arnold Rampersad
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1986-1988.
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Profiles one of the most extraordinary writers of the twentieth century, from his birth in Missouri in 1902, through his journeys around the world to the winter of 1941, providing insights into his political views.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rampersad, Arnold.
Life of Langston Hughes.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1986-1988
(OCoLC)561377766
Named Person: Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnold Rampersad
ISBN: 0195040112 9780195040111 0195054261 9780195054262 019504519X 9780195045192
OCLC Number: 13331784
Description: 2 v. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Contents: v. 1. 1902-1941, I, too, sing America --A Kansas boyhood (1902-1915) --
Outsetting bard (1915-1921) --
My people (1921-1923) - On the big sea (1923-1924) --
We have tomorrow (1924-1926) --
A lion at Lincoln (1926-1927) --
Godmother and Langston (1927-1930) --
Flight and fall (1930-1931) --
Starting over (1931-1932) --
Good morning, revolution (193201933) --
Waiting on Roosevelt (1933-1935) --
Still waiting on Roosevelt (1935-1937) --
Earthquake weather (1937-1939) --
The fall of a titan (1939-1941) --
v. 2. 1941-1967, I dream a world --
Still here (1941) --
Jim Crow's last stand (1941-1943) --
Simple speaks his mind (1943-1944) --
Third degree (1944-1945) --
Street scene (1945-1947) --
Heart on the wall (1947-1948) --
On solid ground (1948-1950) --
In warm manure (1951-1953) --
Out fro under (1953-1956) --
Making hay (1957-1958 --
You are the world (1958-1960) --
Ask your momma! (1960-1961) --
In gospel glory (1961-1963) --
Blues for Mister Backlash (1963-1965) --
Final call (1965-1966) --
Do nothing till you hear from me (1966-1967).
Responsibility: Arnold Rampersad.
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Profiles one of the most extraordinary writers of the twentieth century, from his birth in Missouri in 1902, through his journeys around the world to the winter of 1941, providing insights into his political views.

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