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Uncle Tom's children

Author: Richard Wright
Publisher: New York : HarperPerennial ModernClassics, 2008. ©1993
Series: Harper Perennial modern classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics editionView all editions and formats
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Set in the deep South, each of these powerful novellas concerns an aspect of the lives of black people in the post-slavery era, exploring their resistance to white racism and oppression.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Wright
ISBN: 9780061450204 0061450200
OCLC Number: 230770669
Notes: "The restored text established by the Library of America."
"Originally published in 1940 by Harper & Brothers ... The text as restored by the Library of America was published in 1991 in a volume entitled Richard Wright : early works ... First HarperPerennial edition published 1993"--Title page verso.
Includes "P.S. : insights, interviews & more," with material about the author and suggestions for further reading.
Misspelled Big Boy as "Big Bou"--Table of contents.
Description: xxxi, 269, 32 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: The ethics of living Jim Crow --
Big Boy leaves home --
Down by the riverside --
Long black song --
Fire and cloud --
Bright and morning star.
Series Title: Harper Perennial modern classics.
Responsibility: Richard Wright ; with an introduction by Richard Yarborough.

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Set in the deep South, each of these powerful novellas concerns an aspect of the lives of black people in the post-slavery era, exploring their resistance to white racism and oppression.

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