Coming of Age in Mississippi: The Classic Autobiography of Growing Up Poor and Black in the Rural South

Coming of Age in Mississippi: The Classic Autobiography of Growing Up Poor and Black in the Rural South Author Anne Moody
ISBN-10 0440314887
ISBN-13 9780440314882
Year 1992-01-04
Pages 432
Language English
Publisher Dell
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Written without a trace of sentimentality or apology this is an unforgettable personal storythe truth as a remarkable young woman named Anne Moody lived it To read her book is to know what it is to have grown up black in Mississippi in the forties an fiftiesand to have survived with pride and courage intact In this now classic autobiography she details the sights smells and suffering of growing up in a racist society and candidily reveals the soul of a black girl who had the courage to challenge it The result is a touchstone work an accurate authoritative portrait of black family life in the rural South and a moving account of a woman s indomitable heart

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Separate Pasts Author Melton A. McLaurin
ISBN-10 9780820340128
Release 2010-12-01
Pages 192