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On the Other Side of the River

J. E. Sorrell

On the Other Side of the River

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Published by Mid-List Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American - General,
  • Fiction,
  • American,
  • Poetry,
  • American Contemporary Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8355451M
    ISBN 100922811156
    ISBN 109780922811151

    Buy a cheap copy of Other Side of the River: A Story of Two book. Free shipping over $ TM ® & © Scholastic Inc. All Rights Reserved. Susan Cheyney GRADES: About Us. Tuesday 02/24/ Alex Kotlowitz talks about his book, "The Other Side of the River: Story of Two Towns, a Death, and America's Dilemma.".


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Here, separated by the St. Joseph River, are two towns, St. Joseph and Benton Harbor. Geographically close, they are worlds apart, a living metaphor for America's racial divisions: St. Joseph is a prosperous lakeshore community and ninety-five Author: Alex Kotlowitz.Crossing the Jordan River was a key event in Israel’s history.

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