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The cross and the switchblade


Gangfighters. Drug addicts. Teenage runaways and prostitutes. The toughest and most hopeless kids that New York's ghettos had to offer. Then a young ... Show synopsis

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Overall customer rating: 4.500
Sue B

Over the Moon!

by Sue B on Feb 23, 2013

My husband owned this book many years ago, and lost it during a move. So I decided to go on a quest to find the book that he spoke SO highly of. And I found it while on Alibris! I was over the moon and ordered it the day I found it. It arrived ahead of schedule, which was an awesome surprise for my ... More

Joseph M. G

The Uncomfortable Fifties

by Joseph M. G on Sep 20, 2012

I think this book is valuable more for what it implies about US society in the fifties than for its methodology to deal with problems. If one compares the nascent criminal landscape of the fifties, seemingly confined within the socio-economic ghettos of the times with what authorities encounter ... More

vaughna a

Great Book

by vaughna a on Jul 26, 2012

Classic book. Great message great story. Very encouraging More

by PeachTea on Mar 8, 2009

I don't have words to say how great this book is, so I'll just highly suggest that you read it. Now. More



by Rejoice on Oct 12, 2007

This is not a new book and not a new message. But it 's fresh and powerful and full of encouragement that any life can be changed when submitted to the Lord Jesus Christ. The fact that the author is still active and successful in this dynamic ministry attests to the validity of the message. Many lives ... More

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