The Big Smoke

The Big Smoke

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A finalist for both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award in Poetry-a collection that examines the myth and history of the prizefighter Jack Johnson

The legendary Jack Johnson (1878-1946) was a true American creation. The child of emancipated slaves, he overcame the violent segregationism of Jim Crow, challenging white boxers-and white America-to become the first African-American heavyweight world champion. The Big Smoke, Adrian Matejka's third work of poetry,… (more)

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Publisher: Penguin (May 28, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 128 pages

File size: 470 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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