*Includes Poitier's quotes about his own life and career
*Includes a bibliography for further reading
*Includes a table of contents
“In my case, the body of work stands for itself... I think my work has been representative of me as a man.” – Sidney Poitier
“To be compared to Jackie Robinson is an enormous compliment, but I don't think it's necessarily deserved.” – Sidney Poitier
A lot of ink has been spilled covering the lives of history’s most influential figures, but how much of the forest is lost for the trees? In Charles River Editors’ American Legends series, readers can get caught up to speed on the lives of America’s most important men and women in the time it takes to finish a commute, while learning interesting facts long forgotten or never known.