Down These Mean Streets

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Knopf, 1967 - Puerto Ricans - 333 pages
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User Review  - a1abwriter - LibraryThing

Its a very good book however, if you have already read "Manchild in the promised land" by Claude Brown do, not read this book. You might feel as I did in that you might find you're just reading a Latino version. Read full review

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User Review  - jmendoza - LibraryThing

263/337 The book Down These Mean Streets was about a young boy Piri (who is also the author) growning up in the streets of New York, exspecially Harlem. It talks about how since he was a dark skinned ... Read full review

Contents

Cutting Out
14
Puerto Rican Paradise
18
Playing It Smooth
24
Copyright

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