Black like me
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Published:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1961.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
176 pages ; 22 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 7 - AR Pts: 11
Lexile measure:
990L
Status:
Description
In the Deep South of the 1950s, a color line was etched in blood across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Georgia. The author, a journalist decided to cross that line. Using medication that darkened his skin to deep brown, he exchanged his privileged life as a Southern white man for the disenfranchised world of an unemployed black man. What happened to him, from the outside and within himself, as he made his way through the segregated Deep South is recorded in this searing work of nonfiction. This eyewitness history about race and humanity, is still a relevant . -- From cover.
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Special Collections - Civil Rights Room
Special Coll. 305.896 G8518b 1961
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Special Collections - Civil Rights Room
Special Coll. 305.896 G8518b 1961
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0395077567
Reading Level:
UG
Level 7, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
990
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APA Citation (style guide)

Griffin, J. H. (1961). Black like me. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Griffin, John Howard, 1920-1980. 1961. Black Like Me. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Griffin, John Howard, 1920-1980, Black Like Me. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1961.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Griffin, John Howard. Black Like Me. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1961. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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