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Go tell it on the mountain

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IL: UG - BL: 6.5 - AR Pts: 13
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970
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As one of the century's premier American writers, James Baldwin has profoundly altered the nation's social and literary consciousness. Go Tell It on the Mountain, Baldwin's first novel, brings Harlem and the black experience vividly to life, as it starkly contrasts two generations of an embattled black family.
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9780440330073
9780345806550
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UG
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Lexile Score:
970
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display_description ?Mountain,? Baldwin said, ?is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else.? Go Tell It On The Mountain, first published in 1953, is Baldwin's first major work, a novel that has established itself as an American classic. With lyrical precision, psychological directness, resonating symbolic power, and a rage that is at once unrelenting and compassionate, Baldwin chronicles a fourteen-year-old boy?s discovery of the terms of his identity as the stepson of the minister of a storefront Pentecostal church in Harlem one Saturday in March of 1935. Baldwin?s rendering of his protagonist?s spiritual, sexual, and moral struggle of self-invention opened new possibilities in the American language and in the way Americans understand themselves.
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subject_facet African American men -- Fiction, Electronic books, Family Life -- FICTION, Literary -- FICTION, Urban -- African American
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title Go tell it on the mountain
title_display Go tell it on the mountain
title_full Go Tell It on the Mountain [electronic resource] Baldwin, James., Go tell it on the mountain [classic] / James Baldwin
title_short Go tell it on the mountain
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topic African American men Fiction, Family Life FICTION, Literary FICTION, Urban African American
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