WorldCat Identities

Canada, Charles

Works: 4 works in 6 publications in 1 language and 199 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Biography 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PS3566.E354, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Charles Canada
Hard revolution by George P Pelecanos( Recording )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amidst the chaos of D.C. in 1968, two brothers--one rookie police officer, one a Vietnam veteran--struggle to make sense of their lives during the riots following the assassination of Reverend Martin Luther King. As different from one another as it is possible to be, Derek Strange has never deviated from the straight-and-narrow while his older brother Dennis has always walked to thet beat of his own drum. Battling to cope with what he experienced in Vietnam, Dennis quickly finds himself in varying degrees of trouble. While Derek tries his hardest to help him, Dennis makes one bad decision too many. Now, no amount of brotherly love can save Dennis from Alvin Jones, a local drug dealer who knows too much about him and will not let him go
South by Northwest( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This series opens the door to an unsung and ignored chapter of American history by chronicling the important role played by Blacks in the opening of the Pacific Northwest. This episode tells the story of York, a Black slave, who was the personal servant of Captain Clark on the historic Lewis and Clark expedition
Fair housing your rights and responsibilities( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Blacks in the Pacific northwest( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A dramatization of the black migration to Roslyn, Washington in 1888. Rosyln was founded in 1886 by the Northern Pacific Railroad after the discovery of coal there. A strike by white workers in 1886 led the railroad to bring in black workers from Illinois to work the mine
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.21 for Hard revol ... to 0.83 for Blacks in ...)