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The Resource Fire in the ashes : twenty-five years among the poorest children in America, Jonathan Kozol

Fire in the ashes : twenty-five years among the poorest children in America, Jonathan Kozol

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Fire in the ashes : twenty-five years among the poorest children in America
Title
Fire in the ashes
Title remainder
twenty-five years among the poorest children in America
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Kozol
Title variation
  • 25 years among the poorest children in America
  • 25 years among the poorest children in New York
  • Jesus wept : twenty-five years among the poorest children in New York
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kozol returns to the scene of his prize-winning books Rachel and her children and Amazing Grace, and to the children he's portrayed there, to share their journeys and unexpected victories as they grow into adulthood
Summary
Continuing the stories of inner-city children he has known for many years, the author shares the personal journeys of youths who have struggled to work through formidable racial and economic inequalities while approaching adulthood
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
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10133466
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.77/56909747275
Index
index present
LC call number
HV741
LC item number
.K674 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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twenty-five years among the poorest children in America
Label
Fire in the ashes : twenty-five years among the poorest children in America, Jonathan Kozol
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The shadow of the past. The journey begins ; Eric and his sister ; Pietro and his children ; Silvio : invincible ; Alice Washington : the details of life -- A bright shining light. Survivors ; The boy who ate a giant bag of cookies while he walked me all around the neighborhood, and his very interesting mom ; Pineapple comes of age (part one) ; Pineapple in all her glory (and still bossing me around) ; A life of the mind (Jeremy, part one) -- No easy victories (Jeremy, part two) -- The killing fields -- Number our days -- Pineapple has a few more things to say
Control code
21027169
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 354 pages
Isbn
9780770435950
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2012005183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781400052462
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn777364336
  • (OCoLC)777364336
Label
Fire in the ashes : twenty-five years among the poorest children in America, Jonathan Kozol
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The shadow of the past. The journey begins ; Eric and his sister ; Pietro and his children ; Silvio : invincible ; Alice Washington : the details of life -- A bright shining light. Survivors ; The boy who ate a giant bag of cookies while he walked me all around the neighborhood, and his very interesting mom ; Pineapple comes of age (part one) ; Pineapple in all her glory (and still bossing me around) ; A life of the mind (Jeremy, part one) -- No easy victories (Jeremy, part two) -- The killing fields -- Number our days -- Pineapple has a few more things to say
Control code
21027169
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 354 pages
Isbn
9780770435950
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2012005183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781400052462
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn777364336
  • (OCoLC)777364336

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