Low Life: Lures and Snares of Old New York
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1 sept. 1991 - 414 pagini
A now-classic portrait of the underside of America's greatest city, Low Life tells the true story of the growth of Manhattan, not the familiar saga of mansions, avenues and robber barons, but the turbulent, often murderous story of the city's slums.
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LibraryThing ReviewComentariu Utilizator - datrappert - LibraryThing
It took me much longer than it should have to finish this book, because I was constantly putting it down to look up people on Wikipedia or to track down referenced books on Project Gutenberg or ... Citiți recenzia completă
LibraryThing ReviewComentariu Utilizator - EricCostello - LibraryThing
A generally good book, with a handful of flaws. Sante, in this volume, gives an oversight of what New York City was like from roughly the 1830s to the end of World War I, going through various aspects ... Citiți recenzia completă