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The Resource W.E.B. Du Bois : biography of a race, 1868-1919, David Levering Lewis

W.E.B. Du Bois : biography of a race, 1868-1919, David Levering Lewis

Label
W.E.B. Du Bois : biography of a race, 1868-1919
Title
W.E.B. Du Bois
Title remainder
biography of a race, 1868-1919
Statement of responsibility
David Levering Lewis
Title variation
W. E. B. Du Bois
Title variation remainder
biography of a race, 1868-1919
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This monumental biography--eight years in the research and writing--treats the early and middle phases of a long and intense career: a crucial fifty-year period that demonstrates how Du Bois changed forever the way Americans think about themselves
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, David Levering
Dewey number
  • 973/.0496073/0092
  • B
Index
index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
E185.97.D73
LC item number
L48 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
12.0
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Du Bois, W. E. B.
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
Label
W.E.B. Du Bois : biography of a race, 1868-1919, David Levering Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Postlude to the future -- Mary Silvina's Great Barrington -- Berkshire prodigy -- The age of miracles : Fisk and Jasie's world -- The age of miracles : "At but not of Harvard" -- Lehrjahre -- Wilberforce : Book, mentor, marriage -- From Philadelphia to Atlanta -- Social science, ambition, and Tuskagee -- Clashing temperaments -- The souls of black folk -- Going over NIagara : Du Bois and Washington -- Atlanta : Scholar behind the veil -- NAACP : The beginning -- Rise of the crisis, decline of the wizard -- Connections at home and abroad -- Crises at The Crisis -- The perpetual dilemma -- "The wounded world" -- Notes -- Selected writings of W. E. B. Du Bois -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 735 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780805026214
Lccn
93016617
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm27727681
Label
W.E.B. Du Bois : biography of a race, 1868-1919, David Levering Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Postlude to the future -- Mary Silvina's Great Barrington -- Berkshire prodigy -- The age of miracles : Fisk and Jasie's world -- The age of miracles : "At but not of Harvard" -- Lehrjahre -- Wilberforce : Book, mentor, marriage -- From Philadelphia to Atlanta -- Social science, ambition, and Tuskagee -- Clashing temperaments -- The souls of black folk -- Going over NIagara : Du Bois and Washington -- Atlanta : Scholar behind the veil -- NAACP : The beginning -- Rise of the crisis, decline of the wizard -- Connections at home and abroad -- Crises at The Crisis -- The perpetual dilemma -- "The wounded world" -- Notes -- Selected writings of W. E. B. Du Bois -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 735 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780805026214
Lccn
93016617
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm27727681

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