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Title Paul Robeson / by Martin Duberman. Author Duberman, Martin B. Published New York : New Press, [1996] ©1989 Description xiii, 804 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm Format text; unmediated; volume ISBN 156584288X 9781565842885

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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 557-763) and index. Summary The critically acclaimed biography of one of this century's most notable actors, singers, political radicals, and champions of racial equality. Contents Boyhood (1898-1914) -- Rutgers College (1915-1918) -- Courtship and marriage (1919-1921) -- Provincetown playhouse (1922-1924) -- The Harlem renaissance and the spirituals (1924-1925) -- Launching of a career (1925-1927) -- Show Boat (1927-1929) -- Othello (1930-1931) -- Discovery of Africa (1932-1934) -- Berlin, Moscow, films (1934-1937) -- The Spanish Civil War and emergent politics (1938-1939) -- World at war (1940-1942) -- Broadway Othello (1942-1943) -- Apex of fame (1944-1945) -- Postwar politics (1945-1946) -- Progressive party (1947-1948) -- The Paris speech and after (1949) -- Peekskill (1949) -- Right to travel (1950-1952) -- Confinement (1952-1954) -- Breakdown (1955-1956) -- Resurgence (1957-1958) -- Return to Europe (1958-1960) -- Broken health (1961-1964) -- Attempted renewal (1964-1965) -- Final years (1966-1976). Note Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1988. Subjects (People) Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976. Subjects (Topics) African Americans. Genres Biographies. Bib utility control no. 31608914
Grand Valley State Univ Wayne State University

LibraryShelving LocationCall Number and Serial HoldingsStatus Grand Valley State Univ Mary Idema Pew - 2nd Floor E185.97.R63 D83 1996 AVAILABLE Wayne State University Purdy-Kresge Library E 185.97 .R63 D83 1996 AVAILABLE


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