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All souls : a family story from Southie

Author: Michael Patrick MacDonald
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Beacon ; Enfield : Publishers Group UK [distributor], 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Takes us deep into [the author's] Southie [South Boston], the proudly insular neighborhood with the highest concentration of white poverty in America. Rocked by Whitey Bulger's crime schemes and bussing riots, MacDonald's Southie is populated by sharply hewn characters like Ma, his mini-skirted, accordion-playing single mother, who endures the deaths of four of her eleven children"--Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Michael Patrick MacDonald; Michael Patrick MacDonald
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Patrick MacDonald
ISBN: 9780807072134 0807072133
OCLC Number: 243821798
Notes: Originally published: Boston, Mass.: Beacon, 1999; London: Little, Brown, 2000.
Description: 266 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: All Souls' Night --
Freedoms --
Ghetto heaven --
Fight the power --
Looking for Whitey --
August --
Holy water --
Stand-up guy --
Exile --
Justice --
Vigil.
Responsibility: Michael Patrick MacDonald.

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"Takes us deep into [the author's] Southie [South Boston], the proudly insular neighborhood with the highest concentration of white poverty in America. Rocked by Whitey Bulger's crime schemes and bussing riots, MacDonald's Southie is populated by sharply hewn characters like Ma, his mini-skirted, accordion-playing single mother, who endures the deaths of four of her eleven children"--Publisher's description.
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