Common Ground by J. Anthony Lukas
A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families

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Winner of 3 different awards, this is a story of the busing crisis in Boston.

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J. Anthony Lukas won two Pulitzer Prizes: the first for his reporting at "The New York Times, " where he served for a decade as a foreign and domestic correspondent; the second for "Common Ground, " which also brought him the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and Robert F. Kennedy Book Award.
Published September 12, 2012 by Vintage. 689 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Parenting & Relationships, Political & Social Sciences, Business & Economics. Non-fiction

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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award and the American Book Award, this book examines school integration in Boston from the vantage points of three familiesone black and

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It is a reported history that at times is told like a novel, as it charts the often dubious campaign by the federal Bureau of Reclamation, as well as Los Angeles developers and civic leaders, to build the dams and canals that moved water to an arid part of the country that arguably — or certainly...

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