How the Other Half Lives: Studies Among the Tenements of New York (Google eBook)

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Charles Scribner's Sons, 1914 - New York (N.Y.) - 304 pages
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User Review  - Marks54 - Goodreads

This book is a classic and an early example of the involved and probing journalism that came to be known as muckraking. Riis provides a series of studies of the various aspects of tenement life in New ... Read full review

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User Review  - John Brissette - Goodreads

I visited the Lower East Side Tenement Museum in NYC where I first encountered this book. Shamefully as a native New Yorker I've heard the Riis name my whole life but was unfamiliar with his work ... Read full review

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