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The Resource Sidney Poitier : man, actor, icon, Aram Goudsouzian

Sidney Poitier : man, actor, icon, Aram Goudsouzian

Label
Sidney Poitier : man, actor, icon
Title
Sidney Poitier
Title remainder
man, actor, icon
Statement of responsibility
Aram Goudsouzian
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Aram Goudsouzian analyzes the life and career of Hollywood legend Sidney Poitier, from his childhood in the Bahamas to his 2002 Oscar for lifetime achievement. Poitier is a gifted actor, a great American success story, an intriguing personality, and a political symbol; his life and career tell much about race relations since the 1960s
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goudsouzian, Aram
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • Actors
  • African American actors
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Actors
  • African American actors
  • United States
Label
Sidney Poitier : man, actor, icon, Aram Goudsouzian
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-465) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Poverty and progress ; Patches (1927-1943) ; Great migrations (1943-1945) ; Stages (1945-1949) -- pt. II. Race man ; Message movies (1949-1952) ; Black lists (1951-1954) ; Threats (1955-1957) ; Noble savages (1956-1957) -- pt. III. Black man's burden ; Decisions (1957-1959) ; Burdens (1959-1961) ; Blues (1960-1962) ; Long journeys (1963-1964) -- pt. IV. Alone in the penthouse ; Crossroads (1965-1966) ; Useful negroes (1966-1967) ; Last hurrahs (1967-1968) -- pt. V. Through playing God ; Exiles (1967-1971) ; Survivors (1972-1978) ; Ghosts (1978-2002)
Control code
ocm62149292
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 480 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807875841
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt61zg7
  • 59692580-27c3-400e-b38b-eda972f17af0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62149292
Label
Sidney Poitier : man, actor, icon, Aram Goudsouzian
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-465) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Poverty and progress ; Patches (1927-1943) ; Great migrations (1943-1945) ; Stages (1945-1949) -- pt. II. Race man ; Message movies (1949-1952) ; Black lists (1951-1954) ; Threats (1955-1957) ; Noble savages (1956-1957) -- pt. III. Black man's burden ; Decisions (1957-1959) ; Burdens (1959-1961) ; Blues (1960-1962) ; Long journeys (1963-1964) -- pt. IV. Alone in the penthouse ; Crossroads (1965-1966) ; Useful negroes (1966-1967) ; Last hurrahs (1967-1968) -- pt. V. Through playing God ; Exiles (1967-1971) ; Survivors (1972-1978) ; Ghosts (1978-2002)
Control code
ocm62149292
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 480 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807875841
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt61zg7
  • 59692580-27c3-400e-b38b-eda972f17af0
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62149292

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