Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2009

224 Pages | 11 b&w illus.

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780823231027

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The Rat That Got Away

A Bronx Memoir

Allen Jones and with Mark Naison

A Fordham University Press Publication

  • Gritty, heart-wrenching and uplifting. A great tale that will appeal to readers of memoirs, urban studies, and African American studies. Major regional interest too.

New to this Edition:

  • New paperback edition will easily bring this fascinating story of local Bronx kid that goes from heroin addict and dealer to successful basketball player and European Banker to Bronx schools