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Full Name: Toni Cade Bambara
Biography:
(1939-1995) Poet, novelist, anthologist. Toni Cade Bambara was born in Manhattan, New York. She was a valued anthologist of African American writing. Bambara grew up in Harlem, Manhattan, and Brooklyn, New York. She attended schools in New York City.
Author's Timeline:
1939 New York County
Toni Cade Bambara was born in Manhattan, New York in 1939. 
1995 (Unknown) County
Bambara died in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1995. 
1970 (Unknown) County
The Black Woman
Anthology. 
1972 (Unknown) County
Gorilla, My Love
(Pub: Random House ISBN: )
Short stories. 
1977 (Unknown) County
The Sea Birds Are Still Alive
(Pub: Random House. ISBN: )
Short stories. 
1980 (Unknown) County
The Salt Eaters
(Pub: Random House. ISBN: )
Novel. 
1959 Queens County
Bambara graduated from Queens College in 1959. 
1971 (Unknown) County
Tales and Stories for Black Folks
Anthology. 
1999 (Unknown) County
Those Bones Are Not My Child
Novel. 
1996 (Unknown) County
Deep Sightings and Rescue Missions: Fiction, Essays, and Conversations
 
1964 New York County
Bambara received an M.A. from City College of New York in 1964. 
1987 (Unknown) County
If Blessing Comes
(Pub: Random House. ISBN: )
 
? Kings County
Bambara grew up in Brooklyn, New York. 
? Erie County
Bambara studied at the State University of New York at Buffalo, New York. 

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