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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

Label
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
Creator
Subject
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
Cataloging source
TMJ
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Kozol, Jonathan
Index
index present
LC call number
HV741
LC item number
.K674 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor children
  • Poor families
  • Child welfare
  • Children
Label
Fire in the ashes : twenty-five years among the poorest children in America, Jonathan Kozol
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. The shadow of the past : The journey begins ; Eric and his sister ; Pietro and his children ; Silvio: invincible ; Alice Washington: the details of life -- pt. 2. 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
ocn858541841
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
x, 354 pages
Isbn
9781400052479
Label
Fire in the ashes : twenty-five years among the poorest children in America, Jonathan Kozol
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. The shadow of the past : The journey begins ; Eric and his sister ; Pietro and his children ; Silvio: invincible ; Alice Washington: the details of life -- pt. 2. 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
ocn858541841
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
x, 354 pages
Isbn
9781400052479

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