The night is dark and I am far from home

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Simon & Schuster , New York
Kozol, Jonathan., Education -- Aims and objectives -- United States., Teaching, Freedom of -- United St

Places

United St

StatementJonathan Kozol.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA217 .K69 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination269 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1877988M
ISBN 100671724177
LC Control Number90038279

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It is a book that tries—in every way a book or author can—to reach beyond the limits of the printed word in order to confront the reader with a concrete mandate and a concrete call to action.

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Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. "The Night is Dark " is Doug Howell's account of the long after effect of the action on his life. This is an intense and emotional book, the story of a man coming to understand what he lived, and having the courage to create from it an admirable life and career.

*You should read this book.*5/5. The night is dark and I am far from home. [Jonathan Kozol] -- Kozol writes that school is a consumer fraud: it advertises education but offers indoctrination.

Its function is not to educate humane and decent people, but safe citizens, manageable voters. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The night is dark and I am far from home at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

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Jonathan Kozol was one of those few eloquent, anguished teachers of the late '60's who forced our awareness of the early death our educational system deals to ghetto youngsters.

How sad then, with none of the conditions he protested changed, that his unabated pain and outrage here, his need to remind us again and again that our schools are structured to serve the state and.

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New York: Simon & Schuster, (OCoLC) Online version: Kozol, Jonathan. Night is dark and I am far from home. New York: Simon & Schuster, (OCoLC) Named Person: Jonathan Kozol; Jonathan Kozol: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Kozol. Kozol, J. The night is dark and i am far from home.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin,pp., $Author: William E. Roweton. In no time at all. the rest of the miners joined in with the words, "Lead kindly light amidst the encircling gloom, lead thou me on, The night is dark, and I am far from home".

This was probably sung to the tune "Sandon" by CH Purday, popular with miners in the Durham : Hymn. Doug Howell is the author of The Night is Dark and I am Far from Home ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Night is Dark and I am 5/5(2).

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“The night is dark, and I am far from home”, wrote John Henry Newman. But the glittering words of the fundamental Hungarian law are full of hope.

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And we must remember the words of Robert, Cardinal Sarah: “I would like to point out that everything is. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kozol, Jonathan. Night is dark and I am far from home. Toronto: Bantam Books, (OCoLC) Named Person.

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The traveller said, "The night is dark and I am far from home. " - On through the night. On to your radiance. Lead, kindly Light. Lead, kindly Light, kindly Light. 1 The night is dark, and I am far from home, Direct my feet; I do not ask to see The distant scene; one step enough for me.

So lead me onward, Lord, and hear my plea. [Refrain] 2 Not always thus, I seldom looked for you, I loved to choose and seek. The night is dark and I am far from home.

Jonathan Kozol. Houghton Mifflin, - Education - pages. 2 Reviews. From inside the book While I agree with a large number of the indictments made by this book, the extremist tone the author (a man I respect a great deal) takes is disheartening: his language is violent and incendiary, and /5(2).

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I was not ever willing to be led I could have stayed, but I ran instead In spite of fear, I followed my pride My eyes could see, but my heart was blind. the night is dark, and I am far from home; lead thou me on; keep thou my feet; I do not ask to see the distant scene-- one step enough for me.

I was not ever thus, nor prayed that thou shouldst lead me on; I loved to choose and see my path; but now lead thou me on. I loved the garish day, and, spite of fears, pride ruled my will: remember not.

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