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Shakedown Street by Jonathan Lewis Nasaw

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Published by Delacorte in New York .
Written in English



  • San Francisco (Calif.)


  • Homeless persons -- Fiction.,
  • Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.,
  • Cults -- Fiction.,
  • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fiction.

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After years of moving from one cult to another, fourteen-year-old Caro and her idealistic mother find a sense of community with a group of homeless people trying to survive on the streets of San Francisco.

Edition Notes

StatementJonathan Nasaw.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.N165 Sh 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination197 p. ;
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1737872M
ISBN 100385310714
LC Control Number92043046

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