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Here, in these powerful stories, Richard Wright takes readers into this landscape once again. Each of the eight stories in Eight Men focuses on a black man at violent odds with a white world, reflecting Wright's views about racism in our society and his fascination with what he called "the struggle of the individual in America." These poignant, gripping stories will captivate all those who loved Black Boy and Native Son.

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LDR 01493nam a22002778a 4500
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008080424r20081996nyu 000 1 eng
010 . ‡a2008018786
020 . ‡a0061450189 (pbk.) : ‡c$13.95
020 . ‡a9780061450181 (pbk.)
035 . ‡a(OCoLC)226304832
040 . ‡aDLC ‡cDLC ‡dBAKER ‡dB&T ‡dUtOrBLW
08200. ‡a813/.52 ‡222
099 . ‡aFIC ‡aWRIGHT
1001 . ‡aWright, Richard, ‡d1908-1960.
24510. ‡aEight men / ‡cstories by Richard Wright ; with an introduction by Paul Gilroy.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bHarper Perennial Modern Classics, ‡c2008.
300 . ‡axxi, 242 pages ; ‡c20 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent.
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia.
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier.
5050 . ‡aThe man who was almost a man -- The man who lived underground -- Big black good man -- The man who saw the flood -- Man of all work -- Man, god ain't like that... -- the man who killed a shadow -- The man who went to Chicago.
520 . ‡aHere, in these powerful stories, Richard Wright takes readers into this landscape once again. Each of the eight stories in Eight Men focuses on a black man at violent odds with a white world, reflecting Wright's views about racism in our society and his fascination with what he called "the struggle of the individual in America." These poignant, gripping stories will captivate all those who loved Black Boy and Native Son.
650 0. ‡aAfrican American men ‡vFiction.
905 . ‡ukriedener
901 . ‡aocn226304832 ‡bOCoLC ‡c615506 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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