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The Resource The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League, Jeff Hobbs

The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League, Jeff Hobbs

Label
The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League
Title
The short and tragic life of Robert Peace
Title remainder
a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Hobbs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the life of Robert Peace, an African American who became a brillant biochemistry student at Yale University, but after graduation lived as drug dealer and was brutally murdered at the age of thirty
Summary
Presents the life of Robert Peace, an African American who became a brillant biochemistry student at Yale University, but after graduation lived as drug dealer and was brutally murdered at the age of thirty
Tone
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2014.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2014.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Current Interest, 2014.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2014
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10316547
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
974.9/044092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1220
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League but did not survive
Label
The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League, Jeff Hobbs
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 406 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781476731902
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014001213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781476731902
  • 18687781
Label
The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League, Jeff Hobbs
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 406 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781476731902
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014001213
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781476731902
  • 18687781

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