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Author Hobbs, Jeff, 1980-

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

Publication Info. New York : Scribner, 2014.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Peace,R HOB    Available
Edition First Scribner hardcover edition.
Description viii, 406 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
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.
Subject Peace, Robert, 1980-2010.
Hobbs, Jeff, 1980- -- Friends and associates.
Yale University -- Alumni and alumnae -- Biography.
Working class African Americans -- Biography.
African American college graduates -- Biography.
Drug dealers -- New Jersey -- Biography.
Added Title Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League
ISBN 9781476731902 (hbk.)
147673190X (hbk.)

 
    
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