Between the world and me

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English
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IL: UG - BL: 7.6 - AR Pts: 7
Lexile Score:
1090
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"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"--
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ISBN:
9780812993547
9780679645986
9780147520517
9780451482211
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7.6, 7 Points
Lexile Score:
1090
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title Between the world and me
title_display Between the world and me
title_full Between the World and Me, Between the world and me / Ta-Nehisi Coates, Between the world and me / Ta-nehisi Coates
title_short Between the world and me
title_sort between the world and me
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topic African Americans Public opinion, African Americans Social conditions, African Americans United States Public opinion, African Americans United States Social conditions, BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs, Biography & Autobiography, HISTORY / United States / General, History, Nonfiction, Race discrimination United States, SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations, Sociology, United States Race relations, Whites United States Attitudes
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