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Jones, Allen 1950-

Works: 2 works in 11 publications in 1 language and 645 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F128.68.B8, 974.7275043092
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Most widely held works about Allen Jones
Most widely held works by Allen Jones
The rat that got away : a Bronx memoir by Allen Jones( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rat That Got Away is an inspiring story of one man's odyssey from the streets of the Bronx to a life as a professional athlete and banker in Europe, but it is also provides a unique vantage point on the history of the Bronx and sheds new light on a neglected period in American urban history. Allen Jones grew up in a public housing project in the South Bronx at a time- the 1950's- when that neighborhood was place of optimism and hope for upwardly mobile Black and Latino families
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.25 for The Rat Th ... to 0.28 for The rat th ...)

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The rat that got away : a Bronx memoir
English (11)

The Rat That Got Away : a Bronx Memoir