Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2009

272 Pages | 27 black and white halftones


ISBN: 9780195366549

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A Historical Guide to James Baldwin

Edited by Douglas Field

Historical Guides to American Authors

  • Offers an interdisciplinary study of Baldwin's life and work-the essays here are penned by scholars of American literature, history, music, and religious studies.
  • Includes an expansive bibliography that will be an indispensable guide for anyone wishing to pursuse futher study of Baldwin as a novelist, activist, and former preacher.
  • Features twenty-seven illustrations that chronicle the major events of Baldiwn's life.