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Common Ground

A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families
Narrated by: Eric Michael Summerer
Length: 35 hrs and 29 mins
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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, and the American Book Award, the best-selling Common Ground is much more than the story of the busing crisis in Boston as told through the experiences of three families. As Studs Terkel remarked, it's "gripping, indelible...a truth about all large American cities."

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"A huge and marvelous work." (Kai Erikson, The New York Times Book Review)

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great overview of ethnic sociopolitical background

...of Boston and perhaps the US. Very thorough and thoughtful. As a liberal I found this book challenging in terms of the limits of government intervention.

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