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Sarah Phillips (Paperback)

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This novel, in the words of its title character, is set in "the hermetic world of the old-fashioned black bourgeoisie--a group largely unknown to other Americans, which has carried on with cautious pomp for years in eastern cities and suburbs, using its considerable funds to attempt poignant imitations of high society, acting with genuine gallantry in the struggle for civil rights, and finally producing a generation of children educated in newly integrated schools and impatient to escape the outworn rituals of their parents.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781555531584
ISBN-10: 155553158X
Publisher: Northeastern University Press
Publication Date: July 3rd, 1993
Pages: 144
Language: English
Series: Northeastern Library of Black Literature