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Common Ground

A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families

by J. Anthony Lukas

Paperback, 674 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $21 |

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Common Ground
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A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families
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J. Anthony Lukas

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Probes the school integration crisis that shattered Boston during the decade 1968-1978 through portraits of three families—black, Irish and Yankee