skip to content
Manchild in the promised land Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Manchild in the promised land

Author: Claude Brown
Publisher: New York : Macmillan, [©1965]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"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...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

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; A Andrae; Schwarze; 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
Responsibility: Claude Brown.

Abstract:

"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.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/171376> # Manchild in the promised land
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "171376" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_american_boys_new_york_state_new_york> ; # African American boys--New York (State)--New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Organization/umschulungswerkstatten_fur_siedler_und_auswanderer> ; # Umschulungswerkstätten für Siedler und Auswanderer
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_american_neighborhoods_new_york_state_new_york> ; # African American neighborhoods--New York (State)--New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/person_of_color> ; # Person of Color
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_american_boys> ; # African American boys
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204333> ; # New York (State)--New York.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/rassendiskriminierung> ; # Rassendiskriminierung
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/afro_americans> ; # Afro-Americans
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Person/brown_claude_1937> ; # Claude Brown
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/literaturwissenschaft> ; # Literaturwissenschaft
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/afro_americans_new_york_n_y_social_conditions> ; # Afro-Americans--New York (N.Y.)--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1312318> ; # New York (State)--New York--Harlem.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Person/schwarze> ; # Schwarze
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_american_neighborhoods> ; # African American neighborhoods
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Place/harlem_new_york_n_y> ; # Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_americans> ; # African Americans
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/110828515> ; # Claude Brown
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/309.17471/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Place/new_york_n_y> ; # New York (N.Y.)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_americans_social_conditions> ; # African Americans--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_americans_new_york_state_new_york_social_conditions> ; # African Americans--New York (State)--New York--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Person/andrae_a> ; # A. Andrae
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/social_conditions> ; # Social conditions
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Person/brown_claude_1937> ; # Claude Brown
    schema:awards "Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, 1966." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:datePublished "1965" ;
    schema:description ""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."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1297681> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607864266> ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/562136782> ;
    schema:name "Manchild in the promised land"@en ;
    schema:productID "171376" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/171376#PublicationEvent/new_york_macmillan_1965> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Agent/macmillan> ; # Macmillan
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780025173200> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/171376> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Organization/umschulungswerkstatten_fur_siedler_und_auswanderer> # Umschulungswerkstätten für Siedler und Auswanderer
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Umschulungswerkstätten für Siedler und Auswanderer" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Person/andrae_a> # A. Andrae
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Andrae" ;
    schema:givenName "A." ;
    schema:name "A. Andrae" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Person/brown_claude_1937> # Claude Brown
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1937" ;
    schema:familyName "Brown" ;
    schema:givenName "Claude" ;
    schema:name "Claude Brown" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Person/schwarze> # Schwarze
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Schwarze" ;
    schema:givenName ".." ;
    schema:name " Schwarze" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Place/harlem_new_york_n_y> # Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Harlem (New York, N.Y.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Place/new_york_n_y> # New York (N.Y.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York (N.Y.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_american_boys> # African American boys
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African American boys"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_american_boys_new_york_state_new_york> # African American boys--New York (State)--New York
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African American boys--New York (State)--New York"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_american_neighborhoods> # African American neighborhoods
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African American neighborhoods"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_american_neighborhoods_new_york_state_new_york> # African American neighborhoods--New York (State)--New York
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African American neighborhoods--New York (State)--New York"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_americans> # African Americans
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_americans_new_york_state_new_york_social_conditions> # African Americans--New York (State)--New York--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans--New York (State)--New York--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/african_americans_social_conditions> # African Americans--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/afro_americans_new_york_n_y_social_conditions> # Afro-Americans--New York (N.Y.)--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Afro-Americans--New York (N.Y.)--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/literaturwissenschaft> # Literaturwissenschaft
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literaturwissenschaft"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/rassendiskriminierung> # Rassendiskriminierung
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Rassendiskriminierung"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1297681#Topic/social_conditions> # Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204333> # New York (State)--New York.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York (State)--New York." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1312318> # New York (State)--New York--Harlem.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York (State)--New York--Harlem." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/110828515> # Claude Brown
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1937" ;
    schema:familyName "Brown" ;
    schema:givenName "Claude" ;
    schema:name "Claude Brown" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780025173200>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0025173200" ;
    schema:isbn "9780025173200" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/562136782>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Manchild in the promised land." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/171376> ; # Manchild in the promised land
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607864266>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Manchild in the promised land." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/171376> ; # Manchild in the promised land
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.