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Shortest Way Home

One Mayor's Challenge and a Model for America's Future

by Pete Buttigieg

Hardcover, 352 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $27.95 |

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One Mayor's Challenge and a Model for America's Future
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Pete Buttigieg

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An Afghanistan veteran and two-term mayor of South Bend, Indiana, traces the inspirational story of how the city, once an industrial wasteland, became a shining model of urban reinvention and anti-gun violence.

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