A rerelease of a 1965 best-selling classic traces the author's experiences as a first-generation African American raised in the Northern ghettos of Harlem in the mid-20th century, an upbringing marked by violence, drugs and devastating urban disadvantages. By the author of Makes Me Wanna Holler.When I worked at the watch repair shop, ifI said anything that would indicate that I thought a little of myself, or ifI didna#39;t seem damn grateful when somebody ... I guess, in a way, my generation was like the first Africans coming over on the boat .
|Title||:||Manchild in the Promised Land|
|Author||:||Claude Brown, Nathan McCall|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2011-12-27|