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The Resource Life on the color line : the true story of a white boy who discovered he was black, Gregory Howard Williams

Life on the color line : the true story of a white boy who discovered he was black, Gregory Howard Williams

Label
Life on the color line : the true story of a white boy who discovered he was black
Title
Life on the color line
Title remainder
the true story of a white boy who discovered he was black
Statement of responsibility
Gregory Howard Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author recounts the shock he experienced when he learned his father's relatives in Muncie, Indiana, were poor and Black, and the prejudice that he and his brother endured from both sides
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Current Interest, 1995.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 1995.
Biography type
autobiography
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154380
Cataloging source
OKI
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Williams, Gregory Howard
Dewey number
  • 305.896073092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
920
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Williams, Gregory Howard
  • African American lawyers
  • African Americans
  • Muncie (Ind.)
Target audience
adult
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the true story of a white boy who discovered he was black
Label
Life on the color line : the true story of a white boy who discovered he was black, Gregory Howard Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Plume book"
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
16744458
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 285 pages
Isbn
9780452275331
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94029894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm34240134
Label
Life on the color line : the true story of a white boy who discovered he was black, Gregory Howard Williams
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Plume book"
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
16744458
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 285 pages
Isbn
9780452275331
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94029894
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm34240134

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