Nobody Knows My Name

Nobody Knows My Name

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by James Baldwin
     
 

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Told with Baldwin's characteristically unflinching honesty, this collection of illuminating, deeply felt essays examines topics ranging from race relations in the United States to the role of the writer in society, and offers personal accounts of Richard Wright, Norman Mailer and other writers.

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Told with Baldwin's characteristically unflinching honesty, this collection of illuminating, deeply felt essays examines topics ranging from race relations in the United States to the role of the writer in society, and offers personal accounts of Richard Wright, Norman Mailer and other writers.

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"A passionate, probing, controversial book which is outstandingly well written."—The Atlantic

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ISBN-13:
9780679744733
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
12/28/1992
Series:
Vintage International Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
323,605
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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Nobody Knows My Name 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
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