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Whatever it takes: Geoffrey Canada's quest to change Harlem and America
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Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2008.
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296 pages, [8] pages of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm.
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An intriguing portrait of African-American activist Geoffrey Canada, creator of the Harlem Children's Zone, describes his approach to eliminating inner-city poverty, one that proposes to transform the lives of poor children by changing their schools, their families, and their neighborhoods at the same time.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [276]-285) and index.
Description
An intriguing portrait of African-American activist Geoffrey Canada, creator of the Harlem Children's Zone, describes his approach to eliminating inner-city poverty, one that proposes to transform the lives of poor children by changing their schools, their families, and their neighborhoods at the same time.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Tough, P. (2008). Whatever it takes: Geoffrey Canada's quest to change Harlem and America. Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Tough, Paul. 2008. Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canada's Quest to Change Harlem and America. Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co.

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Tough, Paul, Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canada's Quest to Change Harlem and America. Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co, 2008.

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Tough, Paul. Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canada's Quest to Change Harlem and America. Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co, 2008.

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