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Fire in the Ashes - a book by Kozol, Jonathan

Fire in the Ashes

Twenty-Five Years among the Poorest Children in America

Fire in the Ashes( )
Author: Kozol, Jonathan
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Imprint:Broadway Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.00
Book Description:

In this powerful and culminating work about a group of inner-city children he has known for many years, Jonathan Kozol returns to the scene of his previous prize-winning books, and to the children he has vividly portrayed, to share with us their fascinating journeys and unexpected victories as they grow into adulthood.    For nearly fifty years, Jonathan has pricked the conscience of his readers by laying bare the savage inequalities inflicted upon children for...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Children's Studies
Political Science / Public Policy / Social Services & Welfare
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.2 x 8 x 0.83 Inches
Book Weight:0.6 Pounds
Author Biography
Kozol, Jonathan (Author)
Educator and author Jonathan Kozol was born in Boston. He graduated from Harvard University in 1958.

Kozol has an concerns with topics such as illiteracy, children trying to learn in bad neighborhoods and homelessness. His books include Death at an Early Age, Illiterate American and Rachel and Her Children: Homeless Families in America.


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