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The Resource Black writers : a selection of sketches from Contemporary authors

Black writers : a selection of sketches from Contemporary authors

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Black writers : a selection of sketches from Contemporary authors
Title
Black writers
Title remainder
a selection of sketches from Contemporary authors
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents current, comprehensive coverage of more than 400 of the most studied black authors from the Harlem Renaissance, social and political activists and foreign black writers of general interest. Provides completely updated information on approximately 150 authors selected from the first edition plus nearly 250 new to this edition. In addition to personal and career information, each author is brought to life in a special "sidelights" section, where readers will find the meaning of and motivation for an author's work. Critical responses help readers understand and evaluate the author's writings. Cumulative, nationality and gender indexes are also included.--From publisher
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Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
016.92/0009296073
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.B545 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Black writers : a selection of sketches from Contemporary authors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: c1994
  • "Contains entries on a wide-range of twentieth-century Black writers, all updated or originally written for this volume."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes, including a cumulative index to all three editions
Control code
45314863
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
  • 3rd ed. /
  • [Scot Peacock, senior editor and project manager].
Extent
viii, 730 p.
Isbn
9780810388383
Lccn
62052046
System control number
(OCoLC)45314863
Label
Black writers : a selection of sketches from Contemporary authors
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: c1994
  • "Contains entries on a wide-range of twentieth-century Black writers, all updated or originally written for this volume."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes, including a cumulative index to all three editions
Control code
45314863
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
  • 3rd ed. /
  • [Scot Peacock, senior editor and project manager].
Extent
viii, 730 p.
Isbn
9780810388383
Lccn
62052046
System control number
(OCoLC)45314863

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