B146 – The Ordeal of Integration: Progress and Resentment in America’s “racial” Crisis / By Orlando Patterson

From the dust jacket:  “Americans are in the midst of a rejuvenated conversation about race.  How we talk about race – or fail to – is one of the central themes of this book,which is certain to spark lively debate among intellectuals and policy advocates.”  Winner of the National Book Award.  Hardcover, pp 233.