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Native son

Author: Richard Wright; James Earl Jones
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Caedmon Audio, ℗1998.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of Bigger Thomas, a black youth whose tragic life was drawn from the author's own experiences and memories of the Chicago ghetto.

Set in 1930s' Chicago, this powerful novel is as meaningful today as when it was written--both n its unsparing reflection of the poverty in the inner cities across the U.S. and in what it means to be black in America.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Wright; James Earl Jones
ISBN: 0898459168 9780898459166
OCLC Number: 40487144
Notes: Abridged.
Credits: Produced and directed by Ward Botsford ; abridged by Marianne Mantell.
Performer(s): Narrated by James Earl Jones.
Event notes: Recorded in 1973.
Description: 2 audiocassettes (2 hr., 10 min.)
Responsibility: Richard Wright.

Abstract:

Tells the story of Bigger Thomas, a black youth whose tragic life was drawn from the author's own experiences and memories of the Chicago ghetto.

Set in 1930s' Chicago, this powerful novel is as meaningful today as when it was written--both n its unsparing reflection of the poverty in the inner cities across the U.S. and in what it means to be black in America.

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