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The outsider.

Author: Richard Wright
Publisher: New York, Harper [1953]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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[The author] presents a compelling story of a black man's attempt to escape his past and start anew in Harlem. Cross Damon is a man at odds with society and with himself, a man who hungers for peace but who brings terror and destruction wherever he goes.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wright, Richard, 1908-1960.
Outsider.
New York, Harper [1953]
(OCoLC)647304260
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Wright
ISBN: 9997410548 9789997410542
OCLC Number: 480180
Description: 405 pages 22 cm

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[The author] presents a compelling story of a black man's attempt to escape his past and start anew in Harlem. Cross Damon is a man at odds with society and with himself, a man who hungers for peace but who brings terror and destruction wherever he goes.

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