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Amiri Baraka

Author: Bob Bernotas; Coretta Scott King; Chelsea House Publishers,
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House Publishers, [1991]. ©1991
Series: Black Americans of achievement.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the black poet, playwright, and political activist (formerly Leroi Jones), who was a leading member of the 'Beat Generation.'
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Genre/Form: Literature
Biographies
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Amiri Baraka; Amiri Baraka; Amiri Baraka; Imamu Amiri Baraka
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Bernotas; Coretta Scott King; Chelsea House Publishers,
ISBN: 0791011178 9780791011171 0791011437 9780791011430
OCLC Number: 22344796
Notes: Introductory essay by Coretta Scott King.
Description: 111 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Black Americans of achievement.
Other Titles: Amiri Baraka, poet and playwright
Responsibility: Bob Bernotas ; Senior consulting editor Nathan Irvin Huggins.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/14468422#Thing\/authors_american<\/a>> # Authors, American<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Thing<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Authors, American<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/14468422#Thing\/baraka_imamu_amiri_1934_biography_juvenile_literature<\/a>> # Baraka, Imamu Amiri, 1934- -- Biography -- Juvenile literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Thing<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Baraka, Imamu Amiri, 1934- -- Biography -- Juvenile literature<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/799558<\/a>> # African Americans<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"African Americans<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/821764<\/a>> # Authors, American<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Authors, American<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/39371896<\/a>> # Imamu Amiri Baraka<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1934<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"2014<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Baraka<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Imamu Amiri<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Amiri<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Imamu Amiri Baraka<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Amiri Baraka<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780791011430<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0791011437<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780791011430<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/22344796<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/22344796<\/a>> ; # Amiri Baraka<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2019-12-07<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n