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Author Ransby, Barbara.
Title Eslanda [electronic resource] : the large and unconventional life of Mrs. Paul Robeson / Barbara Ransby.
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, c2013.
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 Electronic Book  GN21.R57 R36 2013eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 373 p., [35] p. of plates) : ill., map.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-347) and index.
Contents Growing up along the color line, 1895-1918 -- A Harlem love story, 1919-1927 -- Onto the world stage, 1920s -- Remapping a marriage, career, and worldview, 1927-1933 -- Becoming a writer and anthropologist, 1930s -- Africa at last, 1936 -- Madrid to Moscow, political commitments deepen, 1936-1939 -- Returning home and finding a new voice, 1939-1945 -- Into the Congo, 1946 -- American arguments, 1946-1950 -- The United Nations and a world political family, 1950-1956 -- Standing tall: the Cold War and politics of repression, 1950s -- A failing body and a hopeful heart, 1958-1961 -- Always the fighter: a pen as her weapon, 1961-1965.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Robeson, Eslanda Goode, 1896-1965.
Women anthropologists -- United States -- Biography.
African American anthropologists -- Biography.
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976.
Related To Print version: Ransby, Barbara. Eslanda. New Haven : Yale University Press, c2013. 9780300124347 0300124341 (DLC) 2012022359
ISBN 9780300189070 (electronic bk.)
0300189079 (electronic bk.)
9780300124347 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300124341 (cloth : alk. paper)