Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives - Gary Younge (2016)


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Boyd, Valerie. Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston. New York: Scribner, 2003.

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Harrington, Michael. The Other America: Poverty in the United States. Scribner trade paperback edition. New York: Scribner, 2012.

Kellner, Douglas. Guys and Guns Amok: Domestic Terrorism and School Shootings from the Oklahoma City Bombing to the Virginia Tech Massacre. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers, 2008.

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Lemann, Nicholas. The Promised Land: The Great Black Migration and How It Changed America. London: PaperMac, 1992.

Leovy, Jill. Ghettoside: Investigating a Homicide Epidemic. London: The Bodley Head, 2015.

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Lindqvist, Sven. “Exterminate All the Brutes”: One Man’s Odyssey into the Heart of Darkness and the Origins of European Genocide. New York: The New Press, 1997.

Massey, Douglas S., and Nancy A. Denton. American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1993.

Mumford, Kevin. Newark: A History of Race, Rights, and Riots in America. New York: New York University Press, 2007.

Prothrow-Stith, Deborah, with Michaele Weissman. Deadly Consequences: How Violence Is Destroying Our Teenage Population and a Plan to Begin Solving the Problem. New York: HarperPerennial, 1993.

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Ward, Jesmyn. Men We Reaped: A Memoir. New York: Bloomsbury, 2013.

Wilkerson, Isabel. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration. New York: Vintage Books, 2010.

Wilson, William Julius. When Work Disappears: The World of the New Urban Poor. New York: Vintage Books, 1997.