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The color of water : a Black man's tribute to his white mother / James McBride.

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  • 25 of 26 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B MCBRIDE MCB (Text) 34207000136375 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Available -
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron B MCB (Text) 75253000035029 Adult Biography Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 92 MCB (Text) 36803000285218 BIOGRAPHY Available -
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston 974.7 MCB (Text) 38209000591761 Non-Fiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg BIO MCBRIDE-JORDAN RUTH MCB (Text) 32826010300002 Adult Biography Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch 974.7.c McBride (Text) 78294000159319 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland B M119 (Text) 76383000162765 Adult Biographies Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 921 MCBR (Text) 39391000566263 Nonfiction Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon BIO MCBRIDE-JORDAN, RUTH (Text) 30653000337501 Adult Biographies Available -
Kirklin PL - Kirklin 974.7 McB (Text) 34123000018144 Adult Non-Fiction, 2nd Floor Available -
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  • ISBN: 1573220221 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781573220224 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 228 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 1996.

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Who is Ruth McBridge Jordan? A sel-declared "light-skinned" woman evasive about her ethnicity, yet steadfast in her love for her twelve children. James McBridge, journalist, musician and son, explores his mother's past, as well as his own upbringing and heritage, in a poignant and powerful memoir.
Target Audience Note:
1240 Lexile.
Subject: McBride-Jordan, Ruth, 1921-2010.
McBride, James, 1957-
Racially mixed people > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
Mothers > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
Whites > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
Racially mixed people > Race identity.
New York (N.Y.) > Biography.

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