The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
ISBN: 159448192X
EAN13: 9781594481925
Language: English
Pages: 328
Edition: Anniversary
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 5.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
With a new Introduction to this touching homage to his mother, the author paints a portrait of growing up in a black neighborhood as the child of an interracial marriage. Although raised an Orthodox Jew in the South, McBride's mother abandoned her heritage, moved to Harlem, and married a black man.