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The Resource The measure of a man : a spiritual autobiography, Sidney Poitier

The measure of a man : a spiritual autobiography, Sidney Poitier

Label
The measure of a man : a spiritual autobiography
Title
The measure of a man
Title remainder
a spiritual autobiography
Statement of responsibility
Sidney Poitier
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts actor Sidney Poitier's public and private life as he broke racial barriers to launch a pioneering acting career playing characters who said something positive, useful, and lasting about the human condition. Includes photographs
Summary
The acclaimed actor reveals the depth, passion, and intellectual fervor that have driven his life and career, citing the elements of his childhood that gave him his sense of worth, family, and ethics and how these qualities are essential to spiritual development
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2000
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
158070
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 791.43/02/8/092
  • B
  • 791.43/028/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PN2287.P57
LC item number
A3 2000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a spiritual autobiography
Label
The measure of a man : a spiritual autobiography, Sidney Poitier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
21408339
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 255 p.
Isbn
9780061357916
Lccn
99088322
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (rplri)26403
  • (IMchF)fol05708844
Label
The measure of a man : a spiritual autobiography, Sidney Poitier
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
21408339
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 255 p.
Isbn
9780061357916
Lccn
99088322
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (rplri)26403
  • (IMchF)fol05708844

Library Locations

    • Jefferson County Public Library - Hanover BranchBorrow it
      273 Madison Ave., Hanover, IN, 47243, US
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      38.737054 -85.383525

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