Go tell it on the mountain
(Book)

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Published:
New York, NY : Dell, c1981.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
221 pages : 17 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.5 - AR Pts: 13
Lexile measure:
970L
Status:
3 copies, 2 people are on the wait list.
Description
James Baldwin's stunning first novel is now an  American classic. With startling realism that brings  Harlem and the black experience vividly to life,  this is a work that touches the heart with emotion  while it stimulates the mind with its narrative  style, symbolism, and excoriating vision of racism  in America. Moving through time from the rural  South to the northern ghetto, starkly contrasting the  attitudes of two generations of an embattles  family, Go Tell It On The Mountain   is an unsurpassed portrayal of human beings caught  up in a dramatic struggle and of a society  confronting inevitable change. "The most important  novel written about the American Negro,"  says Commentary . "It is written  with poetic intensity and great narrative skill,"  writes Harper's .   Saturday Review praises it as "masterful,"  and the San Francisco Chronicle   declares that this important American novel is  "brutal, objective and compassionate."
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0440330076 (pbk.-MM) :
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.5, 13 Points
Lexile measure:
970
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Baldwin, J. (1981). Go tell it on the mountain. New York, NY: Dell.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Baldwin, James, 1924-1987. 1981. Go Tell It On the Mountain. New York, NY: Dell.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Baldwin, James, 1924-1987, Go Tell It On the Mountain. New York, NY: Dell, 1981.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Baldwin, James. Go Tell It On the Mountain. New York, NY: Dell, 1981. 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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