Another country

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Dial Press, 1962 - African Americans Fiction - 436 pages
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First there is a battlefield, a pressure-cooker, a time-bomb: the destructive potential that exists in racial bigotry, in color prejudice and in the tensions and sensitivities which such attitudes encourage. Woven into this pattern of violence, there is a theme that is gentle, wistful and poetic: this is Baldwin's apologia for homosexual love.

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What wonderful writing. - Goodreads
In some ways this novel was very hard to read. - Goodreads
An admirable attempt at writing about the unwrite-able. - Goodreads
And frankly, a few too many sex scenes. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Jericha - Goodreads

I'm not easily enticed into unconditional praise, but I've never read anything quite like this, and I'm still sort of astonished by how masterful - and not just masterful, deep-down-in-the-bones good ... Read full review

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User Review  - Maddee - Goodreads

Cry cry cry this is perfect, I love JB, I love gay literature. The white characters in this are written really well, my favourite parts are the conversations about race between the various couples and ... Read full review

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