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The measure of a man : a spiritual autobiography

Author: Sidney Poitier
Publisher: New York : HarperSanFrancisco, [2007], ©2000.
Series: Oprah's Book Club.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this luminous memoir, a true American icon looks back on his celebrated life and career. His body of work is arguably the most morally significant in cinematic history, and the power and influence of that work are indicative of the character of the man behind the many storied roles. Here, Sidney Poitier explores these elements of character and personal values to take his own measure-as a man, as a husband and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Sidney Poitier; Sidney Poitier; Sidney Poitier
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sidney Poitier
ISBN: 9780061357909 0061357901
OCLC Number: 556154115
Notes: "Oprah's book club"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: xiii, 255 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Oprah's Book Club.
Responsibility: Sidney Poitier.

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In this luminous memoir, a true American icon looks back on his celebrated life and career. His body of work is arguably the most morally significant in cinematic history, and the power and influence of that work are indicative of the character of the man behind the many storied roles. Here, Sidney Poitier explores these elements of character and personal values to take his own measure-as a man, as a husband and father, and as an actor ...

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