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Here I Stand, Paul Robeson
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Author:    Paul Robeson

Title:   Here I Stand

Binding:   Paper Back

Book Condition:   Used - Good

Publisher:    Beacon Press December 1997

ISBN Number:    0807064459 / 9780807064450

Seller ID:   126390

Light cover wear, solid binding, frequent underlining and highlighting in the text.

An Eighth Day View:

Robeson's international achievements as a singer and actor in starring roles on stage and screen made him the most celebrated black American of his day, but his outspoken criticism of racism in the United States, his strong support of African independence, and his fascination with the Soviet Union placed him under the debilitating scrutiny of McCarthyism. Blacklisted, his famed voice silenced, "Here I Stand" offered a bold answer to his accusers. It remains today a defiant challenge to the prevailing fear and racism that continues to characterize American society.

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