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Manchild in the promised land.

Author: Claude Brown
Publisher: New York, Macmillan [1965]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"I want to talk about the first Northern urban generation of Negroes. I want to talk about the experiences of a misplaced generation, of a misplaced people in an extremely complex, confused society. This is a story of their searching, their dreams, their sorrows, their small and futile rebellions, and their endless battle to establish their own place in America's greatest metropolis--and in America  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brown, Claude, 1937-
Manchild in the promised land.
New York, Macmillan [1965]
(OCoLC)562136782
Online version:
Brown, Claude, 1937-
Manchild in the promised land.
New York, Macmillan [1965]
(OCoLC)607864266
Named Person: Claude Brown; Claude Brown
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claude Brown
ISBN: 0025173200 9780025173200
OCLC Number: 171376
Notes: Autobiographical.
Awards: Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, 1966.
Description: 415 pages 22 cm

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"I want to talk about the first Northern urban generation of Negroes. I want to talk about the experiences of a misplaced generation, of a misplaced people in an extremely complex, confused society. This is a story of their searching, their dreams, their sorrows, their small and futile rebellions, and their endless battle to establish their own place in America's greatest metropolis--and in America itself."--Foreword, p. 7.

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