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Sidney Poitier : man, actor, icon

Autor Aram Goudsouzian
Vydavatel: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2004.
Vydání/formát:   book_printbook : Biography : EnglishZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
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"In the first full biography of legendary actor Sidney Poitier, Aram Goudsouzian analyzes the life and career of Hollywood's only leading black man during the civil rights era, from his childhood in the Bahamas to his 2002 Oscar for lifetime achievement. Poitier is a gifted actor, a great American success story, an intriguing personality, and a political symbol. As Goudsouzian details, Poitier's past illuminates
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Žánr/forma: Biographie
Biography
Biographies
Osoba: Sidney Poitier; Sidney Poitier; Sidney Poitier; Sidney Poitier; Sidney Poitier; Sidney Poitier
Typ materiálu: Biography, Internetový zdroj
Typ dokumentu: Book, Internet Resource
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Aram Goudsouzian
ISBN: 0807828432 9780807828434 9781469622934 1469622939
OCLC číslo: 52979159
Popis: xii, 480 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Obsahy: pt. 1: Poverty and progress --
Patches (1927-1943) --
Great migrations (1943-1945) --
Stages (1945-1949) --
pt. II: Race man --
Message movies (1949-1952) --
Black lists (1951-1954) --
Threats (1955-1957) --
Noble savages (1956-1957) --
pt. III: Black man's burden --
Decisions (1957-1959) --
Burdens (1959-1961) --
Blues (1960-1962) --
Long journeys (1963-1964) --
pt. IV: Alone in the penthouse --
Crossroads (1965-1966) --
Useful negroes (1966-1967) --
Last hurrahs (1967-1968) --
pt. V: Through playing God --
Exiles (1967-1971) --
Survivors (1972-1978) --
Ghosts (1978-2002).
Odpovědnost: Aram Goudsouzian.
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