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The beautiful struggle : a memoir / Ta-Nehisi Coates.

Coates, Ta-Nehisi, (author.). Coates, Ta-Nehisi. Adaptation of (expression): Beautiful struggle. (Added Author).

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  • 15 of 17 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Howard Whittemore Library - Naugatuck.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Howard Whittemore Library - Naugatuck YA B COATES, TA-NEHISI (Text to phone) 34027144047712 Young Adult New Biography Available -

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General Note:
"Adapted for young adults" -- Title page.
"This work is based on The Beautiful Struggle: A Father, Two Sons, and an Unlikely Road to Manhood, originally published in hardcover by Spiegel & Grau, New York, in 2008."-- Publisher email.
Summary, etc.:
"A memoir from Ta-Nehisi Coates, in which he details the challenges on the streets and within one's family, especially the eternal struggle for peace between a father and son and the important role family plays in such circumstances"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 12 up Delacorte Press.
Subject: Coates, Ta-Nehisi.
African Americans > Maryland > Baltimore > Biography.
African Americans > Maryland > Baltimore > Social conditions.
Fathers and sons > Maryland > Baltimore > Biography.
Street life > Maryland > Baltimore.
Baltimore (Md.) > Biography.
Coates, Ta-Nehisi > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Maryland > Baltimore > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Maryland > Baltimore > Social conditions > Juvenile literature.
Fathers and sons > Maryland > Baltimore > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Street life > Maryland > Baltimore > Juvenile literature.
Baltimore (Md.) > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Coates, Ta-Nehisi.
African Americans > Biography.
African Americans > Social conditions.
Fathers and sons.
Street life.
Baltimore (Md.).
Genre: Autobiographies.

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