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The short and tragic life of Robert Peace: a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League

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Pub. Date:
2014.
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Examines "the short life of a talented young African-American man who escapes the slums of Newark for Yale University only to succumb to the dangers of the streets--and of one's own nature--when he returns home"--Amazon.com.
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subject_facet African American college graduates -- Biography
Drug dealers -- New Jersey -- Biography
Hobbs, Jeff, -- 1980- -- Friends and associates
Peace, Robert, -- 1980-2010
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title_display The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League
title_full The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League
The short and tragic life of Robert Peace : a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League / Jeff Hobbs
title_short The short and tragic life of Robert Peace :
title_sub a brilliant young man who left Newark for the Ivy League
topic_facet African American Nonfiction
African American college graduates
Alumni and alumnae
Biography & Autobiography
Drug dealers
Friends and associates
Hobbs, Jeff
Nonfiction
Peace, Robert
Sociology
Working class African Americans