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The Resource Becoming something : the story of Canada Lee, Mona Z. Smith

Becoming something : the story of Canada Lee, Mona Z. Smith

Label
Becoming something : the story of Canada Lee
Title
Becoming something
Title remainder
the story of Canada Lee
Statement of responsibility
Mona Z. Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Mona Z.
Dewey number
  • 792/.02/8/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2287.L2898
LC item number
S65 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lee, Canada
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • African American motion picture actors and actresses
  • African American actors
Label
Becoming something : the story of Canada Lee, Mona Z. Smith
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The untold story of the great black actor, activist, and athlete"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-409) and index
Contents
Always chasing rainbows: the music -- Runnin' wild: the races -- Life can be so sweet: the ring -- Nice work if you can get it: the stage -- Broadway melody: bona fide star -- Why don't you do right: on the road with Jim Crow -- California, here I come: Hollywood, war, romance -- Stormy weather: boy gets girl, girl disappears -- No business like show business: White Way and whiteface -- Body and soul: red scared -- Trouble, trouble: Russian spies and pink paint -- Baby, it's cold outside: friendships betrayed -- No greater love: then comes marriage -- So little time: fight to the death -- Blues requiem: speak of me as I am
Control code
ocm54001226
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 430 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780571211425
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003027828
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Becoming something : the story of Canada Lee, Mona Z. Smith
Link
Publication
Note
"The untold story of the great black actor, activist, and athlete"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-409) and index
Contents
Always chasing rainbows: the music -- Runnin' wild: the races -- Life can be so sweet: the ring -- Nice work if you can get it: the stage -- Broadway melody: bona fide star -- Why don't you do right: on the road with Jim Crow -- California, here I come: Hollywood, war, romance -- Stormy weather: boy gets girl, girl disappears -- No business like show business: White Way and whiteface -- Body and soul: red scared -- Trouble, trouble: Russian spies and pink paint -- Baby, it's cold outside: friendships betrayed -- No greater love: then comes marriage -- So little time: fight to the death -- Blues requiem: speak of me as I am
Control code
ocm54001226
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 430 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780571211425
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003027828
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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