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American poison : how race destroyed our promise

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First Edition.

"A sweeping examination of how American racism has broken the country's social compact, eroded America's common goods, and damaged the lives of every American--and a heartfelt look at how these deep wounds might begin to heal"--

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Westchester Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Larchmont Public Library 305.8009 P (Text)
New Nonfiction
31014152859694
Available
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Ossining Public Library 305.8009 P (Text)
Nonfiction
31021153325534
Available
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Scarsdale Public Library 305.8 P (Text)
New Book
31029154214706
Available
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780451494887 (HRD)
  • ISBN: 0451494881 (HRD)
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a Borzoi book published by Alfred A. Knopf."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
American Poison -- Social Insurance for Whites -- From Welfare to Prison -- The Black and the Brown -- The Suffering of White America -- Tearing Ourselves Apart -- The Future.
Summary, etc.:
"A sweeping examination of how American racism has broken the country's social compact, eroded America's common goods, and damaged the lives of every American--and a heartfelt look at how these deep wounds might begin to heal"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Racism > United States > History.
Race awareness > United States > History.
United States > Race relations.


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