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Author Griffin, John Howard, 1920-1980.

Title Available light : exile in Mexico / essays and photographs by John Howard Griffin ; edited and with an introduction by Robert Bonazzi ; foreword by Kathy Vargas
Edition First edition
Published San Antonio, Tex. : Wings Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 117 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cover; Front Flap; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Exile in Mexico: An Introduction; Available Light; Notes and Acknowledgments; Biographies; Colophon; Back Flap; Back Cover
Summary Culled from previously unpublished material, this collection of writing and photography by John Howard Griffin was taken from the period during which he was writing and revising what would be his most famous book, the bestselling "Black Like Me," Living in exile in Mexico at the time, along with his young family and aging parents, Griffin had been forced from his home town of Mansfield, Texas, by death threats from local white racists. Knowing that he would become a controversial public figure once he returned to the states, he kept an intimate journal of his ethical queries on racis
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Griffin, John Howard, 1920-1980.
Portrait photography -- Mexico -- Tarasca Mountains.
Form Electronic book
Author Bonazzi, Robert.
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