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City Children, Country Summer

(1979)
A non fiction book by

 
 
An up-close account of the experience of inner city New York kids - black and Latino, from ghettos and projects - who spent a summer in an Amish and Mennonite farm community in Central Pennsylvania in the late 1970s, sponsored by the Fresh Air Fund. City Chidren, Country Summer follows these children as they navigate two very different worlds, from Lawrence Wright, author of The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11, winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction.



Used availability for Lawrence Wright's City Children, Country Summer

Hardback Editions

August 1979 : USA Hardback
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Title: City Children, Country Summer: A Story of Ghetto Children Among the Amish
Author(s): Lawrence Wright
ISBN: 0-684-16144-3 / 978-0-684-16144-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scribner
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Paperback Editions

December 2013 : USA Paperback
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Title: City Children, Country Summer
Author(s): Lawrence Wright
ISBN: 1-4767-7194-4 / 978-1-4767-7194-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scribner
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