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Between the world and me

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First edition.

"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 ... In [this book], 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"--

Available copies

  • 72 of 96 copies available at Westchester Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Purchase Free Library.

Current holds

3 current holds with 96 total copies.
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Purchase Free Library 305.8 COA (Text)
Nonfiction
31027150526461
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