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ISBN13: 9780679744719
ISBN10: 0679744711
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James Baldwin was born in 1924 and educated in New York. The author of over twenty works of fiction and non-fiction, Baldwin received numerous accolades, including a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Ford Foundation Grant. In 1986 he was made a Commander of the Legion of Honor. He died in 1987.

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Joni Ashley, February 16, 2013 (view all comments by Joni Ashley)
Another Country is one of the novels that shaped my life. I was fortunate to have found an author as brilliant as James Baldwin at a young age.
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Julia PDX, November 1, 2009 (view all comments by Julia PDX)
James Baldwin's prose is stunning and brutal, sometimes heartbreaking, and always true to his experience in our world. In Another Country, Baldwin courageously explores themes of race, gender, class and sexuality as he tells the story of a black musician's life in New York and the communities in which he finds himself. The characters that populate the pages of Another Country are nuanced, and the plot masterfully illuminates complex systems of oppression without seeming even a little contrived. This is one of my favorite books of all time.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780679744719
Author:
Baldwin, James A.
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Author:
Baldwin, James A.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
American
Subject:
Novels and novellas
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
New york (n.y.)
Subject:
Racism
Subject:
Suicide
Subject:
Love stories
Subject:
New York
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Suicide victims
Subject:
New York (N.Y.) Fiction.
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage International
Series Volume:
no. (HCFA)
Publication Date:
19921231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
448
Dimensions:
8 x 5.1 x 0.88 in 0.7 lb

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