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The Resource The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League, Jeff Hobbs

The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League, Jeff Hobbs

Label
The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League
Title
The short and tragic life of Robert Peace
Title remainder
a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Hobbs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines "the short life of a talented young African-American man who escapes the slums of Newark for Yale University only to succumb to the dangers of the streets--and of one's own nature--when he returns home"--Amazon.com
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hobbs, Jeff
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Peace, Robert
  • Hobbs, Jeff
  • Yale University
  • Working class African Americans
  • African American college graduates
  • Drug dealers
Label
The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League, Jeff Hobbs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 406 pages
Isbn
9781476731919
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014001213
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)872653974
  • (OCoLC)ocn872653974
  • 668803
Label
The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League, Jeff Hobbs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 406 pages
Isbn
9781476731919
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014001213
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)872653974
  • (OCoLC)ocn872653974
  • 668803

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