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The Resource Black like me, by John Howard Griffin

Black like me, by John Howard Griffin

Label
Black like me
Title
Black like me
Statement of responsibility
by John Howard Griffin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the Deep South of the 1950s, a color line was etched in blood across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Georgia. The author, a journalist decided to cross that line. Using medication that darkened his skin to deep brown, he exchanged his privileged life as a Southern white man for the disenfranchised world of an unemployed black man. What happened to him, from the outside and within himself, as he made his way through the segregated Deep South is recorded in this searing work of nonfiction. This eyewitness history about race and humanity, is still a relevant . -- From cover
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-1980
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Griffin, John Howard
Dewey number
305.896/073
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.G8 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Griffin, John Howard
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
  • Texas
  • Griffin, John Howard
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
Label
Black like me, by John Howard Griffin
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn659768082
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
  • 50th anniversary ed. /
  • with an epilogue by the author and an afterword by Robert Bonazzi.
Extent
200 pages
Isbn
9780451234216
Lccn
2011420456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)659768082
Label
Black like me, by John Howard Griffin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn659768082
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
  • 50th anniversary ed. /
  • with an epilogue by the author and an afterword by Robert Bonazzi.
Extent
200 pages
Isbn
9780451234216
Lccn
2011420456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)659768082

Library Locations

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