WorldCat Identities

Brown, Claude 1937-

Overview
Works: 50 works in 197 publications in 11 languages and 7,546 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  History  Fiction  Drama 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Performer, Illustrator
Classifications: E185.97.B86, 309.17471
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Claude Brown
Addicts who survived : an oral history of narcotic use in America, 1923-1965 by David T Courtwright( )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors employ the techniques of oral history to penetrate the nether world of the drug user, giving us an engrossing portrait of life in the drug subculture during the ""classic"" era of strict narcotic control. Praise for the hardcover edition:""A momentous book which I feel is destined to become a classic in the category of scholarly narcotic books.""--Claude Brown, author of the bestseller, Manchild in the Promised Land.""The drug literature is filled with the stereotyped opinions of non-addicted, middle-class pundits who have had little direct contact
The children of Ham by Claude Brown( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manchild in the promised land by Claude Brown( Book )

71 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern Classic of Black Experience
Growing up black : from the slave days to the present - 25 African-Americans reveal the trials and triumphs of their childhoods by Bill Adler( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic work on the African-American experience is revised for the nineties with essays reflecting the concerns of black children from the last three decades and commentary from today's sports stars, politicians, and inner-city gang members
Manchild revisited : a commentary by Claude Brown by Claude Brown( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Claude Brown discusses his views on urban crime among young Black men. Shows scenes of shoot-outs, arrests, street and prison scenes, and interviews with prison personnel, police officers, city officials, and others. Also shows urban criminals growing up in predominantly single-family homes with street pimps and drug pushers serving as role models and prison as a sign of manhood
The streets of Harlem : black author Claude Brown analyzes the urban ghetto( Recording )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Brown recreates the struggle of the ghetto youth from the inside, describes the slums as a resident, chronicles violence as a participant, and offers his candid views on the real leaders in the ghettos
Los hombres de la tierra prometida by Claude Brown( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manchild in the promised land; notes by William M Washington( Book )

in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the life of Claude Brown, a list of characters, critical commentaries, character analyses, and more
Harlem ou la terre promise by Claude Brown( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confederate devil John by Claude Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Im gelobten Land eine Jugend im Harlem by Claude Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ram Switzerland by Claude Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blue butterfly : inspired by a true story( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the tale of Pete, a ten-year-old boy suffering from cancer. His greatest wish is catch the most beautiful butterfly known, the rare and mythical morpho, found only in the tropical forests of Central and South America. Deep in the jungle Pete and Alan (entomologist) must overcome numerous dangers, hardship and pain. The Blue Butterfly is the story of a boy with a dream so compelling that everyone involved in its pursuit will be changed forever
Die Kinder von Harlem Roman by Claude Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barn af Harlem by Claude Brown( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claude Brown reads from Manchild in the promised land( Recording )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lan die fei wu = The blue butterfly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten year old boy, ill with cancer, wishes to see a very rare Mexican butterfly
Claude Brown, April 3, 1985( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Im gelobten Land (Manchild in the promised land, dt.) Eine Jugend in Harlem by Claude Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Manchild in the promised land by Claude Brown( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The autobiography of a yound black man raised in Harlem during the 1940's and 50's. He stresses the hardships of his contemporaries and his own escape from a poverty-stricken background. * Explicit descriptions of sex *
 
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Growing up black : from the slave days to the present - 25 African-Americans reveal the trials and triumphs of their childhoods
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Manchild in the promised landGrowing up black : from the slave days to the present - 25 African-Americans reveal the trials and triumphs of their childhoodsConfederate devil JohnOctober cities : the redevelopment of urban literatureContemporary Black biography, profiles from the International Black Community
Alternative Names
Claude Brown Amerikaans romanschrijver (1937-2002)

Claude Brown écrivain américain

Claude Brown escritor estadounidense

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