The night is dark and I am far from home

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Continuum, 1984 - Education - 208 pages
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Review: Night Is Dark and I Am Far from Home: Political Indictment of US Public Schools

User Review  - Ellen Shachter - Goodreads

This book changed my life at age 19. I never looked at my world through quite the same eyes. Read full review

Review: Night Is Dark and I Am Far from Home: Political Indictment of US Public Schools

User Review  - Rhod - Goodreads

I think I am being generous with three stars - thought the book rambled quite a bit and was not nearly as clear an indictment of schools as I expected. Read full review

Contents

Deceptions of the Nineteen Sixties
1
Straightforward Lies
7
Saying No
16
Copyright

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About the author (1984)

Educator and author Jonathan Kozol was born in Boston. He graduated from Harvard University in 1958. Kozol has an concerns with topics such as illiteracy, children trying to learn in bad neighborhoods and homelessness. His books include Death at an Early Age, Illiterate American and Rachel and Her Children: Homeless Families in America.

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