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Death at an early age

Jonathan Kozol

Death at an early age

the destruction of the hearts and minds of negro children in the Boston public schools

by Jonathan Kozol

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published Houghton Mifflin, 1967.

Statement[by] Jonathon Kozol.
SeriesPenguin education specials
The Physical Object
Pagination223p. ;
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18210804M

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