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The Resource Fist, stick, knife, gun : a personal history of violence, Geoffrey Canada ; adapted by Jamar Nicholas

Fist, stick, knife, gun : a personal history of violence, Geoffrey Canada ; adapted by Jamar Nicholas

Label
Fist, stick, knife, gun : a personal history of violence
Title
Fist, stick, knife, gun
Title remainder
a personal history of violence
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Canada ; adapted by Jamar Nicholas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a graphic adaptation of Geoffrey Canada's memoir of a Bronx, N.Y. childhood, along with an analysis of how a chain of events set in motion by 1960s drug laws has led to the child violence on the streets today
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Glyph Comics Awards, Story of the Year, 2011.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2011
Biography type
individual biography
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380758
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Nicholas, Jamar
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
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Canada, Geoffrey
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True
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  • Canada, Geoffrey
  • Children and violence
  • Violence in children
  • African American children
  • Children
Target audience
adult
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a personal history of violence
Label
Fist, stick, knife, gun : a personal history of violence, Geoffrey Canada ; adapted by Jamar Nicholas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Based on the memoir: Fist, stick, knife, gun, by Geoffrey Canada."
  • "A true story in black and white"--Cover
Control code
ocn502029760
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
124 p.
Isbn
9780807044490
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010908396
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)502029760
Label
Fist, stick, knife, gun : a personal history of violence, Geoffrey Canada ; adapted by Jamar Nicholas
Publication
Note
  • "Based on the memoir: Fist, stick, knife, gun, by Geoffrey Canada."
  • "A true story in black and white"--Cover
Control code
ocn502029760
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
124 p.
Isbn
9780807044490
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010908396
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)502029760

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