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Richard Wright's powerful and bestselling masterpiece reflects the poverty and hopelessness of life in the inner city and what it means to be black in America.

About the Author

Richard Wright won international renown for his powerful and visceral depiction of the black experience. He stands today alongside such African-American luminaries as Zora Neale Hurston, James Baldwin, and Toni Morrison, and two of his novels, Native Son and Black Boy, are required reading in high schools and colleges across the nation. He died in 1960.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060809775
Introduction:
Wright, Richard
Afterword:
Reilly, John
Author:
Wright, Richard A.
Author:
Wright, Richard
Author:
Reilly, John
Publisher:
HarpPeren
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Novels and novellas
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
American fiction (fictional works by one author)
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Chicago
Subject:
Race relations
Subject:
Crime
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Chicago (Ill.) Fiction.
Subject:
Bildungsromane.
Subject:
Thomas, Bigger
Subject:
African American men
Subject:
Bildungsromans
Subject:
General Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
TradePB
Abridged:
Yes
Series Volume:
[76]
Publication Date:
19000101
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
7.01x4.21x1.16 in. .49 lbs.

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