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The Resource The color of water : a Black man's tribute to his white mother, James McBride

The color of water : a Black man's tribute to his white mother, James McBride

Label
The color of water : a Black man's tribute to his white mother
Title
The color of water
Title remainder
a Black man's tribute to his white mother
Statement of responsibility
James McBride
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Who is Ruth McBride Jordan? A self-declared "light-skinned" woman evasive about her ethnicity, yet steadfast in her love for her twelve children. James McBridge, journalist, musician and son, explores his mother's past, as well as his own upbringing and heritage, in a poignant and powerful memoir
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McBride, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F130.N4
LC item number
M38 1996
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racially mixed people
  • Mothers
  • Whites
  • Racially mixed people
  • Racially mixed people
  • Mothers
  • Whites
  • Racially mixed people
  • McBride-Jordan, Ruth
  • McBride, James
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
The color of water : a Black man's tribute to his white mother, James McBride
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dead -- The bicycle -- Kosher -- Black power -- The Old Testament -- The New Testament -- Sam -- Brothers and sisters -- Shul -- School -- Boys -- Daddy -- New York -- Chicken man -- Graduation -- Driving -- Lost in Harlem -- Lost in Delaware -- The promise -- Old man Shilsky -- A bird who flies -- A Jew discovered -- Dennis -- New brown -- Finding Ruthie
Control code
33044768
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 228 pages
Isbn
9781573220224
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95037243
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
MU: 1 copy is signed by author.
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The color of water : a Black man's tribute to his white mother, James McBride
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dead -- The bicycle -- Kosher -- Black power -- The Old Testament -- The New Testament -- Sam -- Brothers and sisters -- Shul -- School -- Boys -- Daddy -- New York -- Chicken man -- Graduation -- Driving -- Lost in Harlem -- Lost in Delaware -- The promise -- Old man Shilsky -- A bird who flies -- A Jew discovered -- Dennis -- New brown -- Finding Ruthie
Control code
33044768
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 228 pages
Isbn
9781573220224
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95037243
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
MU: 1 copy is signed by author.
Other physical details
illustrations

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