A Far Cry From Plymouth Rock: A Personal Narrative
by Kwame Dawes
Publication Date: Apr 01, 2006
List Price: $28.95
Format: Paperback, 160 pages
Imprint: Peepal Tree Press Ltd.
Publisher: Peepal Tree Press Ltd.
Parent Company: Peepal Tree Press Ltd.
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Directly addressing the relationship with his father, a Marxist Caribbean nationalist, Kwame Dawes presents a memoir of intellectual rigor that is coupled with great tenderness. With the immediacy of a man thinking aloud and the careful structure of art that recalls the places that have molded his life—from Ghana and Jamaica to Canada and America—Dawes explores the nearly universal conditions of migrants. Ultimately about the joys of personal differences, this autobiography is a touching look into the life of a son, husband, and father.
- Biography & Autobiography / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional / General
- Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs
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