Agronsky, Jonathan I.
Title Marion Barry : The Politics of Race
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher Latham, NY, U.S.A. British American Publishing, Limited 1990
0945167385 / 9780945167389
Seller ID 1767
A biography of Marion Barry, Mayor Mayor of Washington, DC the author provides a picture of the man who had earned his place in history as a champion of the poor and downtrodden and then threw his hard work away at the becoming a picnic to crack cocaine same drug that devastates America and the cities today Barry's two week trial ending with his conviction on a cocaine possession charge in August 1990 racially polarized the city of Washington and was watched internationally as a symbol of America's lack of resolve in the drug war is.
African American BIOGRAPHY HISTORY Political Science POLITICS Washington, D.C. RACE Race Relations