A biography of the black man who became a famous singer, actor, and spokesman for equal rights for his people.
|Statement||Illustrated by George Ford.|
|Genre||Juvenile literature., Biography.|
|Contributions||Ford, George, 1936- illus.|
|LC Classifications||E185.97 .R642 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||32|
|ISBN 10||0690005520, 0690006608|
|LC Control Number||74013663|
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The remarkable life of Paul Robeson, quintessential Harlem Renaissance man: scholar, all-American, actor, activist, and firebrand Born the son of an ex-slave in New Jersey in , Paul Robeson, endowed with multiple gifts, seemed destined for fame. In his youth, he was as ten. Paul Leroy Robeson (April 9, - Janu ) was an American concert singer (bass), recording artist, actor, athlete, scholar who was an advocate for the Civil Rights Movement in the first half of the 20th century. He gained international attention for his work in the arts and he merged his artistic career with political activism to speak out for the equality of minorities and /5(3). Paul Robeson was an acclaimed 20th-century performer known for productions like 'The Emperor Jones' and 'Othello.' He was also an international : Paul Leroy Robeson (April 9, – Janu ) was an American concert singer (bass), recording artist, actor, athlete, scholar who was an advocate for the Civil Rights Movement in the first half of the 20th gained international attention for his work in the arts and he merged his artistic career with political activism to speak out for the equality of Brand: Beacon Press.