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The Silence Of Our Friends (2012)
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Call Number 741.5/GN/LONG,M

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Published: New York : First Second, C2012
Edition:  1st ed
Description:  198 p. : chiefly ill. ; 22 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9781596436183 (pbk.), 1596436182 (pbk.), 1596436182 :,
Language:  English


This semi-autobiographical tale is set in 1967 Texas, against the backdrop of the fight for civil rights. A white family from a notoriously racist neighborhood in the suburbs and a black family from its poorest ward cross Houston's color line, overcoming humiliation, degradation, and violence to win the freedom of five black college students unjustly charged with the murder of a policeman

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