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Fist, stick, knife, gun : a personal history of violence

Author
Nicholas, Jamar.
Title
Fist, stick, knife, gun : a personal history of violence / Geoffrey Canada ; adapted by Jamar Nicholas.
Format
Book
Published
Boston, Mass. : Beacon Press, c2010.
Description
124 p. : chiefly ill. ; 23 cm.
Other contributors
Canada, Geoffrey.
Notes
"Based on the memoir: Fist, stick, knife, gun, by Geoffrey Canada."
"A true story in black and white"--Cover.
Summary
Presents a graphic adaptation of Geoffrey Canada's memoir of a Bronx, N.Y. childhood, along with an analysis of how a chain of events set in motion by 1960s drug laws has led to the child violence on the streets today.
Subject headings
Canada, Geoffrey--Childhood and youth--Comic books, strips, etc.
Children and violence--New York (State)--New York--Comic books, strips, etc.
Violence in children--New York (State)--New York--Comic books, strips, etc.
African American children--New York (State)--New York--Comic books, strips, etc.
Children--New York (State)--New York--Social conditions--Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre heading
Graphic novels.
ISBN
9780807044490 (pbk.)
0807044490 (pbk.)

Holdings

Library
Southeast Library - New Albany
Call Number
PN6727.N534 F58 2010
Location
Stacks
Floor
3rd Floor
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