The Envy of the World: On Being a Black Man in America

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Product Details

Price
$13.00
Publisher
Washington Square Press
Publish Date
Pages
176
Dimensions
5.59 X 8.54 X 0.45 inches | 0.53 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780743428170
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About the Author

Ellis Cose is the author of the bestselling The Envy of the World, Color-Blind, and The Rage of a Privileged Class, as well as Democracy, If We Can Keep It and The Short Life & Curious Death of Free Speech in America. He is a columnist and contributing editor for Newsweek magazine. He has appeared on Nightline, Dateline, Good Morning America, PBS's NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, NPR, and other national television and radio programs. He lives in New York City with his wife and daughter.

Reviews

Washington Post Lucid, eloquent and deeply personal.
Chicago Tribune Cose writes with the urgency of a man who is single-handedly trying to save the race....But young black males are not his only intended audience. The Envy of the World speaks to the rest of us as well.
Claude Brown Author of Manchild in the Promised Land The Envy of the World will stimulate, provoke and jolt the reader loose from previously held misconceptions on the American race issue. A must-read book for the new millennium.