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Bontemps, Arna 1902-1973

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American Negro poetry by Arna Bontemps( Book )
56 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,226 libraries worldwide
Review "[Bontemps's] most distinctive works are ringing affirmations of the human passion for freedom and the desire for social justice inherent in us all. Arnold Rampersad called him the conscience of his era and it could be fairly added that his tendency to fuse history and imagination represents his personal legacy to a collective memory."--Charles L. James, The Oxford Companion to African American Literature (on the life and work of Arna Bontemps, editor of American Negro Poetry)
American poetry : the twentieth century ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,356 libraries worldwide
Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
The book of Negro folklore by Langston Hughes( Book )
16 editions published between 1958 and 1983 in English and held by 1,586 libraries worldwide
Comprehensive collection embracing the whole range of Negro folk expression
Black thunder by Arna Bontemps( Book )
29 editions published between 1936 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,583 libraries worldwide
"Black Thunder is the true story of a slave insurrection that failed ... Garbriel is a young slave, who ... decides to avenge the murder of a fellow-slave by leading the Negroes of Richmond, Virginia, against the landowners"--Cover
Great slave narratives by Arna Bontemps( Book )
17 editions published between 1969 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,549 libraries worldwide
Three selected narratives exemplify an interesting, sometimes little-known area of American Negro history and writing
100 years of Negro freedom by Arna Bontemps( Book )
23 editions published between 1961 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,540 libraries worldwide
Father of the blues : an autobiography by W. C Handy( Book )
51 editions published between 1941 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,479 libraries worldwide
The poetry of the Negro, 1746-1970 by Langston Hughes( Book )
26 editions published between 1949 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
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The Harlem renaissance remembered; essays by Arna Bontemps( Book )
17 editions published between 1972 and 1984 in English and held by 1,450 libraries worldwide
Anger, and beyond: the Negro writer in the United States by Herbert Hill( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1,391 libraries worldwide
Anyplace but here by Arna Bontemps( Book )
18 editions published between 1966 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,292 libraries worldwide
Story of the Negro by Arna Bontemps( Book )
31 editions published between 1948 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,104 libraries worldwide
A history of the Negro race, from the early tribes of Africa and empire of Ethiopia, through the practice of slavery in many areas, especially the United States, to early twentieth century achievements of American Negroes
Golden slippers, an anthology of Negro poetry for young readers by Arna Bontemps( Book )
16 editions published between 1941 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
An anthology of Negro poetry for young readers compiled by Arna Bontemps
The poetry of the Negro, 1746-1949 by Langston Hughes( Book )
12 editions published between 1949 and 1956 in English and held by 1,058 libraries worldwide
Chariot in the sky : a story of the Jubilee Singers by Arna Bontemps( Book )
21 editions published between 1951 and 2002 in English and held by 896 libraries worldwide
Eleven black students form a singing group and tour the world in an attempt to save their college from financial ruin. Includes a history of the Jubilee Singers, including photographs, song sheets, concert posters, and programs
Free at last : the life of Frederick Douglass by Arna Bontemps( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 870 libraries worldwide
The Old South : "A summer tragedy" and other stories of the thirties by Arna Bontemps( Book )
9 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 829 libraries worldwide
Personal essays and short stories of the South
The fast Sooner hound by Arna Bontemps( Book )
10 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and held by 790 libraries worldwide
Chagrined that the hound Sooner continually outruns his trains, the roadmaster pits his speed against that of his fastest train, the Cannon Ball
Famous Negro athletes by Arna Bontemps( Book )
5 editions published between 1964 and 1996 in English and held by 709 libraries worldwide
Includes biographies of Joe Louis, Sugar Ray Robinson, Jackie Robinson, Leroy (Satchel) Paige, Willie Mays, Jesse Owens, Wilt Chamberlain, Jim Brown, and Althea Gibson
Hold fast to dreams; poems old and new selected by Arna Bontemps( Book )
6 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 663 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems by American and English poets on such topics as trees, spring, animals, the sea, and others
 
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Alternative Names
Arna Bontemps Amerikaans dichter (1902-1973)
Arna Bontemps amerikansk poet, bibliotekar og skribent
Arna Bontemps amerikansk poet, bibliotekarie och författare
Arna Bontemps écrivain américain
Arna Bontemps költő, novellista az Egyesült Államokból
Arna Bontemps poeta e scrittore statunitense
Arna Bontemps US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
Bontan, Āna 1902-1973
Bontemps, A. W. 1902-
Bontemps, Arna.
Bontemps, Arna 1902-1973
Bontemps, Arna Wendell
Bontemps, Arna Wendell 1902-1973
Bontemps, Arnaud "Arna" Wendell
Bontemps, Arnaud Wendell 1902-1973
Wendell Bontemps, Arna
Wendell Bontemps, Arna 1902-1973
Арна Бонтем
본템, 아나 1902-
アーナ・ボンタン
ボンタム, アーナ
ボンタン, アーナ
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English (398)
German (1)
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