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Growing up at risk

Sarah M. Henry

Growing up at risk

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Published by Kendall/Hunt Pub. Co. in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Children -- Services for -- United States.,
    • Youth -- Services for -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statement[editor: Sarah M. Henry ; writers: Sarah M. Henry and D.M. Kline III.
      ContributionsKline, D. M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCS 93/04682 (H)
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1596720M
      ISBN 100840360282
      LC Control Number91129577
      OCLC/WorldCa23002913

        Growing up, I never knew that my grandmother lived in the center of a bull’s-eye. In the city, as difficult as it was to get around, we managed. Enough people were out and about, black, white, and colored, going to and from work, that we could get lost in the crowd.


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