Big news! LibraryThing is now free to all! Read the blog post and discuss the change on Talk.
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Author photo. Cyril Lionel Robert James (1901-1989) 1989 photograph (<a href="http://www.marxists.org/archive/james-clr/index.htm">CLR James Internet Archive</a>)

Cyril Lionel Robert James (1901-1989) 1989 photograph (CLR James Internet Archive)

C. L. R. James (1901–1989)

Author of The Black Jacobins

Includes the names: C L R James, C.L.R. James, C.L.R. James, Cyril L. James, Cyril Lionel Robert James

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
2,106 (2,309)438,981 (4.04)80
No events listed. (add an event)

LibraryThing Early Reviewers Alum

C. L. R. James's book Trinidad Noir: The Classics was available from LibraryThing Early Reviewers.

Sign up to get a pre-publication copy in exchange for a review.

Member ratings

Average: (4.04)
1 2
2 7
2.5 2
3 23
3.5 10
4 64
4.5 12
5 52

Author pictures (2)


(see all 2 author pictures)

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

C. L. R. James is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.


C. L. R. James is composed of 6 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 146,460,381 books! | Top bar: Always visible