The mother of black Hollywood

a memoir
  • 10 Pages
  • 4.44 MB
  • 6852 Downloads
  • English
by
Actors, Biography, African American a
StatementJenifer Lewis with Malaika Adero
ContributionsAdero, Malaika, 1957- author
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2287.L434 A3 2017ab
The Physical Object
Format[sound recording] :
Pagination9 audio discs (10 3/4 hr.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26944098M
ISBN 101538456222, 1538456249
ISBN 139781538456224, 9781538456248
OCLC/WorldCa1010739013

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