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The measure of a man : a spiritual autobiography

Author: Sidney Poitier; Bob Moore
Publisher: Toronto : CNIB, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first African American actor to win an Oscar recalls his idyllic childhood in the Bahamas, his move to Florida at age fifteen, his early struggles to establish an acting career, and his later successes. Poitier reflects on the family values, ethics, and integrity that sustain him. Bestseller 2000.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Sidney Poitier; Sidney Poitier
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Sidney Poitier; Bob Moore
ISBN: 0062516078 9780062516077 0616099169 9780616099162
OCLC Number: 317470080
Notes: Some strong language.
Male reader.
Read by Bob Moore.
1st ed. San Francisco, CA : HarperSanFrancisco, c2000.
Performer(s): Read by Bob Moore.
Reproduction Notes: Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, NLS/BPH (Bethesda, Md. : Potomac Talking Book Services Inc.), 2000.
Description: 5 audiocassettes (7 hr., 15 min.) in 1 container : 4.75 cm, 2 track, mono
Responsibility: by Sidney Poitier.

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The first African American actor to win an Oscar recalls his idyllic childhood in the Bahamas, his move to Florida at age fifteen, his early struggles to establish an acting career, and his later successes. Poitier reflects on the family values, ethics, and integrity that sustain him. Bestseller 2000.

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