Citizens Made and Remade: An Interpretation of the Significance and Influence of George Junior Republics

By: William R. George & Lyman Beecher Stowe

Price: $125.00

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The book is inscribed and signed by both authors on the ffe. 265 pp. An account of the GEORGE JUNIOR REPUBLICS, an attempt to create urban microcosms in remote rural camps where at risk youth from the streets of our cities could live for a summer and work at creating an experimental society founded on American ideals and law. A successful businessman, William R. George, created the League as an outgrowth of his work with gangs on New York's lower east side. Stowe, the grandson of Harriet Beecher Stowe, Secretary of the National Association of the George Junior Republics, co-authored the book with George. The book contains many photos of the Junior Republics. An uncommon title and signed by both authors.

Title: Citizens Made and Remade: An Interpretation of the Significance and Influence of George Junior Republics

Author Name: William R. George & Lyman Beecher Stowe

Illustrator: Illustrated from Photographs

Categories: True Crime, Signed, Education,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1912

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: Inscribed Wm. R. George & Lyman Beecher Stowe

Size: 8vo - over 7¾

Seller ID: zz28

Keywords: Juvenile Deliquency, Progressivism, Social Engineering,