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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
Sidney Poitier was the first black to win the Academy Award in 1963. Among other accolades, Poitier has been awarded the Screen Actor Guild's highes honor, the Life Achievement Award, for an outstanding career and humanitarian accomplishment
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
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158070
Cataloging source
RR1
Dewey number
921
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2287.P57
LC item number
A3 2000
Literary form
non fiction
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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
  • "Oprah's book club"--Cover
Control code
4200862
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 255 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061357909
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm80153492
  • (OCoLC)80153492
Label
The measure of a man : a spiritual autobiography, Sidney Poitier
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Oprah's book club"--Cover
Control code
4200862
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 255 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061357909
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm80153492
  • (OCoLC)80153492

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