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Low Life

Lures and Snares of Old New York

Luc Sante

Luc Sante's Low Life is a portrait of America's greatest city, the riotous and anarchic breeding ground of modernity. This is not the familiar saga of mansions, avenues, and robber barons, but the messy, turbulent, often murderous story of the city's slums; the teeming streets--scene of innumerable cons and crimes whose cramped and overcrowded hous...
Publish Date
2003
November 24
Goodreads rating
4.11
ISBN
9780374528997
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