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Author Moore, Wes, 1978-

Title The other Wes Moore : one name, two fates / Wes Moore.

Imprint New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2010.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  975.2 Moore    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 233 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Study Program UG RL 7.1 11.0 144360
Indexed In: Library Journal, April 2010
Booklist starred, May 2010
Pub Weekly, March 2010
Kirkus Review, March 2010
Summary The author, a Rhodes scholar and combat veteran, analyzes the various sociocultural factors that influenced him as well as another man of the same name and from the same neighborhood who was drawn into a life of drugs and crime and ended up serving life in prison, focusing on the influence of relatives, mentors, and social expectations that could have led either of them on different paths.
Audience Adult Follett Library Resources
Subject Moore, Wes, 1978-
Moore, Wes, 1975-
Youth -- Conduct of life.
African Americans -- Baltimore (Md.) -- Biography.
African Americans -- Baltimore (Md.) -- Social conditions.
Violence -- Social conditions -- History.
Prisoners -- Maryland -- Biography.
Baltimore (Md.) -- Social conditions.
Baltimore (Md.) -- Biography.
ISBN 0385528191

 
    
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