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The man who cried I am

Author: John A Williams
Publisher: Woodstock, NY : Tusk Ivories, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Generally recognized as one of the most important novels of the tumultuous 1960s, The Man Who Cried I Am vividly evokes the harsh era of segregation that presaged the expatriation and disillusionment of African-American intellectuals. Through the eyes of journalist Max Reddick, and with penetrating fictional portraits of Richard Wright, James Baldwin, and Malcolm X, among other historical figures, John A. Williams  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Political fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John A Williams
ISBN: 1585675806 9781585675807 0715633279 9780715633274
OCLC Number: 55018825
Description: xiv, 412 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: John A. Williams ; introduction by Walter Mosley with a new afterword by the author.

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"Generally recognized as one of the most important novels of the tumultuous 1960s, The Man Who Cried I Am vividly evokes the harsh era of segregation that presaged the expatriation and disillusionment of African-American intellectuals. Through the eyes of journalist Max Reddick, and with penetrating fictional portraits of Richard Wright, James Baldwin, and Malcolm X, among other historical figures, John A. Williams reveals the hope, courage, and bitter disappointment of that era."--Back cover.

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