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Collinsville Community Library Adults 305.8 COA Nonfiction (Text) 34259000435794 Main Room Available -
Dillsburg Area Public Library Adults 305.8 COA Nonfiction (Text) 34001001316429 Adult Area Available -
Dover Area Community Library Adults Coates Biography (Text) 34217000711226 Adult Area Available -
Glatfelter Memorial Library Adults 305.8 COA Nonfiction (Text) 34216000841389 Adult Area Checked Out 01/25/2021
Kaltreider-Benfer Library Adults 305.8 COA Nonfiction (Text) 34002001498084 Adult Area Checked Out 02/09/2021
Paul Smith Library of Southern York County Adults 305.80 COA Nonfiction (Text) 34318001035001 Adult Area Available -
Paul Smith Library of Southern York County Adults 305.80 COA Nonfiction (Text) 34318001035043 Adult Area Available -
Red Land Community Library Adults 305.8 COA Nonfiction (Text) 34006000886363 Main Room Available -
York Academy Regional Charter School- Upper School Teens 305.8 COA Nonfiction (Text) 33454005633839 York Academy Charter School- Upper School Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780812993547 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 152 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Spiegel & Grau, [2015]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue : the talk -- PART 1. BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME. The changes -- The second change : Malcolm and the body -- The third change : Mecca and the death of mythology -- PART 2. THE SOOTY DETAILS OF THE SCENE. The fourth change : New York and the death of mercy -- The fifth change : Gettysburg and the long war -- The sixth change : Chicago and the streets -- PART 3. A GRASSY CLEARING. The seventh change : eyes open to the world -- The eighth change : the blast -- Epilogue : into the world.
Summary, etc.:
"For Ta-Nehisi Coates, history has always been personal. At every stage of his life, he's sought in his explorations of history answers to the mysteries that surrounded him -- most urgently, why he, and other black people he knew, seemed to live in fear. What were they afraid of? In Tremble for My Country, Coates takes readers along on his journey through America's history of race and its contemporary resonances through a series of awakenings -- moments when he discovered some new truth about our long, tangled history of race, whether through his myth-busting professors at Howard University, a trip to a Civil War battlefield with a rogue historian, a journey to Chicago's South Side to visit aging survivors of 20th century America's 'long war on black people,' or a visit with the mother of a beloved friend who was shot down by the police. In his trademark style -- a mix of lyrical personal narrative, reimagined history, essayistic argument, and reportage -- Coates provides readers a thrillingly illuminating new framework for understanding race: its history, our contemporary dilemma, and where we go from here"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
1090L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader UG 7.6 7 7 182043
Subject: Race discrimination.
African Americans.
Whites.
United States.
Public opinion.
Social conditions.
Attitudes.
United States > Race relations.
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