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Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families

 
 
 
 
Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families
Author: J. Anthony Lukas
ISBN 13: 9780394746166
ISBN 10: 394746163
Edition: 1st Vintage Books ed
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: 1986-08-12
Format: Paperback
Pages: 688
List Price: $21.00
 
 

Winner of 3 different awards, this is a story of the busing crisis in Boston.

Publishers Weekly

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award and the American Book Award, this book examines school integration in Boston from the vantage points of three familiesone black and two white. PW stated that Common Ground is ``highly readable and brings us as close as we are likely to get to the average person's experiences of urban racial tensions.'' (September)