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Native son

Author: Richard Wright
Publisher: New York : Perennial Library, 1987, ©1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Trapped in the poverty-stricken ghetto of Chicago's South Side, a young black man finds release only in acts of violence.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Psychological fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Wright
ISBN: 0060808551 9780060808556
OCLC Number: 14132133
Notes: "First Perennial Library edition published 1966. Reissued in 1987"--Title page verso.
"P855"--Cover.
Description: xxxiv, [5]-398 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: by Richard Wright ; with an introduction, "How 'Bigger' was born," by the author ; afterword by John Reilly.

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Trapped in the poverty-stricken ghetto of Chicago's South Side, a young black man finds release only in acts of violence.

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