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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System. (Show preferred library)

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Bethlehem Main Library 305.23 (Text) 33062007217301 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Allentown Public Library 305.23 MOOR (Text) 34455005498932 Adult Non-Fiction 2nd FL Available -
Allentown Public Library 975.2 MOOR (Text) 34455006252684 Adult Non-Fiction 1st FL Available -
Easton Main Library 305.23 M825o (Text) 31901003225564 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385528207
  • ISBN: 0385528205
  • ISBN: 9780812987157
  • ISBN: 0812987152
  • ISBN: 9780385528191
  • Physical Description: xiv, 250 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Spiegel & Grau trade paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2011.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Part I. Fathers and angels. Is daddy coming with us? -- In search of home -- Foreign ground -- Part II. Choices and second chances. Marking territory -- Lost -- Hunted -- Part III. Paths taken and expectations fulfilled. The land that God forgot -- Surrounded -- Epilogue -- A call to action / Tavis Smiley.
Summary, etc.:
Two kids with the same name were born blocks apart in the same decaying city within a few years of each other. One grew up to be a Rhodes Scholar, army officer, White House Fellow, and business leader. The other is serving a life sentence in prison. Here is the story of two boys and the journey of a generation.
Target Audience Note:
990L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader UG 7.1 11 11 144360
Subject: Moore, Wes, 1978- > Childhood and youth.
Moore, Wes, 1975- > Childhood and youth.
Youth > Conduct of life.
African Americans > Maryland > Baltimore > Biography.
African Americans > Maryland > Baltimore > Social conditions > 20th century.
Violence > Maryland > Baltimore > History > 20th century.
Prisoners > Maryland > Biography.
Baltimore (Md.) > Social conditions > 20th century.
Baltimore (Md.) > Biography.
Genre: Biography.

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