Rachel and Her Children: Homeless Families in America

Jonathan Kozol, Author
Jonathan Kozol, Author Ballantine Books $13.95 (261p) ISBN 978-0-449-90339-1
Reviewed on: 01/01/1988
Release date: 01/01/1988
To write this ``jolting firsthand report,'' Kozol spent months among the homeless, whose depressing stories, interwoven with his commentaries, tell of infant deaths, malnutrition, hunger, loss of dignity and desperation. ``This powerful volume,'' PW maintained, `` forces one to ask: `What are our national priorities?' '' Author tour. (Feb.)
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