This is a 2000 8" x 5 1/4" First Edition softcover 'The Measure of a Man: A Spiritual Autobiography' by recently deceased Academy Award winning actor Sidney Poitier. This New York Times Bestseller is published by HarperSan Francisco and is an Oprah Book Club choice. This 255 page memoir with photos is in fine condition with some page browning .
In this beautifully written, candid memoir, legendary actor Sidney Poitier reveals the spiritual depth, passion and intellectual fervor that has driven his remarkable life. Raised in poverty on idyllic Cat Island in the Bahamas, he developed a sense of self-worth, family values and simple ethics that shaped his world. Poitier broke countless barriers as he portrayed dignified people in some of the most morally significant films of the late 20th century. Poitier shares his insights into racism in Hollywood and other important topics. This book is a powerful testament to the rewards of being true to one's self, acting passionately on one's convictions and boldly walking on the edge.
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2000 First Edition softcover 'The Measure of a Man: A Spiritual Autobiography' by Sidney Poitier
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