The Beautiful Struggle
ISBN10: 0385527462 ISBN13: 9780385527460 Publisher: Spiegel & Grau Published: Jan 6 2009 Pages: 227 Weight: 0.44lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
An evocative memoir of family and growing up in the tough, violent world of Baltimore in the 1980s chronicles the relationship between the author and his father, a Vietnam vet and Black Panther affiliate, and his steadfast, if sometimes eccentric, campaign to keep his sons from falling victim to the seductive temptations of the streets. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.