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Spike Lee

Author: Dennis Abrams
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2008.
Series: Black Americans of achievement
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Legacy edView all editions and formats
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A biography of one of the United States' foremost filmmakers, whose provocative films explore many aspects of African American experience, and who, in his own words, "broke the color barrier" in Hollywood in the mid 1980s.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis Abrams
ISBN: 9781604130430 1604130431
OCLC Number: 870713702
Description: 129 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: The storm --
A very tough baby --
Spike's gotta make it --
Color craze --
Do the race thing --
When a man loves two women --
Ebony and ivory --
the ultimate test --
Spike chills out --
Back on top.
Series Title: Black Americans of achievement
Responsibility: Dennis Abrams.

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Spike Lee has established himself as one of the United States' premier filmmakers, a director whose films explore the many aspects of the African-American experience. Never one to shy away from  Read more...

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"The updated format is brightened by added color illustrations... The text is very readable...library media centers...will want to order them...Recommended."

 
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