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Understand This
By Jervey Tervalon

Understand This

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Understand This by Jervey Tervalon

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Jervey Tervalon's novel about young people in South Central Los Angeles grows out of his experience teaching in a high school there and his pain at the death of one of his favorite students.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780520223554
ISBN-10: 0520223551
Format: Paperback
(210mm x 133mm x 16mm)
Pages: 271
Imprint: University of California Press
Publisher: University of California Press
Publish Date: 26-Oct-2000
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Jervey Tervalon

Jervey Tervalon teaches English at California State University, Los Angeles. His most recent novel is Dead Above Ground (2000).

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