MANCHILD IN THE PROMISED LAND

By: Brown, Claude

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New York: The Macmillan Company / London: Collier-Macmillan Limited, (1965).. (1965).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly bumped. The edges of the dust jacket panels & flaps are somewhat darkened & there are some small stains to the jacket spine. 415 pages. Very good.

Fourth printing.

"I want to talk about the first Northern urban generation of Negroes. I want to talk about the experiences of a misplaced generation, of a misplaced people in an extremely complex, confused society....The characters are sons and daughters of former Southern share-croppers. These were the poorest people of the South, who poured into New York City during the decade following the Great Depression...." [From Brown's Foreword]. Dust jacket present.

Title: MANCHILD IN THE PROMISED LAND

Author Name: Brown, Claude

Categories: Black Studies,

Publisher: New York: The Macmillan Company / London: Collier-Macmillan Limited, (1965).: (1965).

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 11162

Keywords: BLACK STUDIES; RACE; RACISM; BLACKS; AFRICAN AMERICANS; SOUTHERN BLACKS; NEW YORK CITY; MANCHILD IN THE PROMISED LAND; CLAUDE BROWN; AUTOBIOGRAPHY; HARLEM; GHETTO.