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American poison : how racial hostility destroyed our promise / Eduardo Porter.

Porter, Eduardo, (author.).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Valley Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library 305.8 (Text) 33062009286551 New Adult Non-Fiction Checked Out 07/30/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780451494887
  • ISBN: 0451494881
  • Physical Description: 258 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a Borzoi book published by Alfred A. Knopf."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
American Poison -- Social Insurance for Whites -- From Welfare to Prison -- The Black and the Brown -- The Suffering of White America -- Tearing Ourselves Apart -- The Future.
Summary, etc.:
"A sweeping examination of how American racism has broken the country's social compact, eroded America's common goods, and damaged the lives of every American--and a heartfelt look at how these deep wounds might begin to heal"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Racism > United States > History.
Race awareness > United States > History.
United States > Race relations.

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