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Your blues ain't like mine / Bebe Moore Campbell.

Author/Creator:
Campbell, Bebe Moore, 1950-2006 author.
Format/Description:
Book
332, [4] pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
African Americans -- Fiction.
Race relations -- Fiction.
Mississippi -- Fiction.
African Americans
Race relations
Mississippi.
Form/Genre:
Fiction.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Summary:
A fictionalization of the 1955 Emmett Till murder, in which a teenage boy from Chicago was lynched in Mississippi after speaking French in the presence of a young white girl. "Intriguing...A thoughtful, intelligent work...The novel traces the yeasr from he '50s to the ate '80s, from Eisenhower to George Bush....She writes with simple eloquence about small-town life in the South, right after the start of the great social upheaval of he civil rights movement....Campbell has a strong creative voice."
Notes:
"Jacket design and illustration © 1992 by Honi Werner."
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has dustjacket retained.
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1992
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Campbell, Bebe Moore, 1950-2006. Your blues ain't like mine.
ISBN:
0399137467 (alk. paper) :
9780399137464 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
25049211
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