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The Resource A dream foreclosed : black America and the fight for a place to call home, Laura Gottesdiener ; foreword by Clarence Lusane

A dream foreclosed : black America and the fight for a place to call home, Laura Gottesdiener ; foreword by Clarence Lusane

Label
A dream foreclosed : black America and the fight for a place to call home
Title
A dream foreclosed
Title remainder
black America and the fight for a place to call home
Statement of responsibility
Laura Gottesdiener ; foreword by Clarence Lusane
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Real-life stories of how banks are ravaging the country--particularly African American communities--and how some families have joined together to fight back"--Page [4] of cover
Summary
Details how the ongoing economic crisis has led to the displacement of African Americans and describes how African American communities are responding to predatory lending and foreclosure abuse by banking institutions
Writing style
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10225183
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Gottesdiener, Laura
Dewey number
305.896/073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lusane, Clarence
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mortgages
  • Banks and banking
  • Foreclosure
  • African Americans
  • Home ownership
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Black America and the fight for a place to call home
Label
A dream foreclosed : black America and the fight for a place to call home, Laura Gottesdiener ; foreword by Clarence Lusane
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The dream. One hundred acres of houses -- The house on the wrong side of town -- The boy who was fast -- As good as rats -- The explosion. A ten-year crime spree -- Lord, I am sinking -- Where they going to put all these people? -- Everything was everywhere -- The fight. We are the ... -- Call off the dogs -- I will not go back -- Liberated -- The story of my life / by Jajuanna Walker
Control code
ocn811598932
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvii, 185 p.
Isbn
9781884519215
Lccn
2012943176
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)811598932
Label
A dream foreclosed : black America and the fight for a place to call home, Laura Gottesdiener ; foreword by Clarence Lusane
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The dream. One hundred acres of houses -- The house on the wrong side of town -- The boy who was fast -- As good as rats -- The explosion. A ten-year crime spree -- Lord, I am sinking -- Where they going to put all these people? -- Everything was everywhere -- The fight. We are the ... -- Call off the dogs -- I will not go back -- Liberated -- The story of my life / by Jajuanna Walker
Control code
ocn811598932
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvii, 185 p.
Isbn
9781884519215
Lccn
2012943176
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)811598932

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