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The Resource Discovering Wes Moore, Wes Moore

Discovering Wes Moore, Wes Moore

Label
Discovering Wes Moore
Title
Discovering Wes Moore
Statement of responsibility
Wes Moore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author, a Rhodes scholar and combat veteran, analyzes 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
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Wes
Dewey number
  • 975.2/6043092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F189.B153
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moore, Wes
  • Moore, Wes
  • Moore, Wes
  • Moore, Wes
  • African American men
  • Youth
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Criminals
  • Soldiers
  • African American men
  • Youth
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Criminals
  • Soldiers
  • Criminals
  • Soldiers
  • Youth
  • Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
  • Baltimore (Md.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Discovering Wes Moore, Wes Moore
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
For keeps -- Courtside in the Bronx -- The Chameleon -- Kid Kupid's Last strike -- Plebe -- Refuge -- Airborne -- Full circle -- Watende -- The other Wes Moore -- The return
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9780385741675
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011049135
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky245090702
  • (OCoLC)767864949
  • 832926
Label
Discovering Wes Moore, Wes Moore
Publication
Contents
For keeps -- Courtside in the Bronx -- The Chameleon -- Kid Kupid's Last strike -- Plebe -- Refuge -- Airborne -- Full circle -- Watende -- The other Wes Moore -- The return
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9780385741675
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011049135
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky245090702
  • (OCoLC)767864949
  • 832926

Library Locations

    • Des Moines Public Library CentralBorrow it
      1000 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50309, US
      41.5860906 -93.63119350000001
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