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The measure of a man : a spiritual autobiography

Author: Sidney Poitier
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : HarperSanFrancisco, ©2000.
Series: Oprah's book club.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Sidney Poitier was the first black man to win the Academy Award in 1963. Among other accolades, Poitier has been awarded the Screen Actor Guild's highest honor, the Life Achievement Award, for an outstanding career and humanitarian accomplishment.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Sidney Poitier; Sidney Poitier; Sidney Poitier
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sidney Poitier
ISBN: 0061357901 9780061357909 0062516086 9780062516084 0062516078 9780062516077 9780743403863 074340386X
OCLC Number: 80153492
Notes: Includes index.
"Oprah's book club"--Cover.
Description: xiii, 255 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Oprah's book club.
Responsibility: Sidney Poitier.
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Sidney Poitier was the first black man to win the Academy Award in 1963. Among other accolades, Poitier has been awarded the Screen Actor Guild's highest honor, the Life Achievement Award, for an outstanding career and humanitarian accomplishment.

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An affecting new memoir.--Dallas Morning News In this powerful book, [Poitier] shares his touchsotnes with us and makes us question what foundations guide our own lives.--Ebony Revealing . . . Read more...

 
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