The True American

The True American

Murder and Mercy in Texas

Book - 2015
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Describes how a Bangladeshi immigrant, shot in the Dallas mini mart where he worked in the days after September 11 in a revenge crime, forgives his assailant and petitions the state of Texas to spare his attacker the death penalty
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2015
New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2015
ISBN: 9780393350791
0393350797
Branch Call Number: 364.15 GIR 2015
Characteristics: 1 volume ; 21 cm

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bronteside
Aug 21, 2014

This is a must read.
Easy but elegant style....a gripping but thoughtful real story . The irony of the two lives is not lost on the reader.Real lessons about what happens in early childhood bears later rot in adolescence and adulthood. Excellent...just get this book!

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smebkvg
Jun 18, 2014

wonderful interview with the author on the PBS NewsHour June 16. Try to watch it!

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