Tales of Times Squar

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Delacorte Press, 1986 - Social Science - 201 pages
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A full century of Times Square's history is interwoven with profiles of and interviews with burlesque show owners, swing club operators, and porn store owners

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User Review  - Matt Kuhns - Goodreads

A 1986 examination of the seedy world of Times Square, this work of historical nonfiction has now become something of a curious historical artifact itself, given the further changes to the square and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

An interesting read, especially for anyone looking to revisit the dirty Times Square of old. This book documents the Times Square of the '70s through the early '80s, with occasional additional ... Read full review

Contents

A Schitzy Girl Is Like a Melody
9
Rave Up
22
Uncle Lous Scrapbook
29
Copyright

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About the author (1986)

Josh Alan Friedman left New York City years before his favorite beat, Times Square, was irrevocably Disneyfied. Josh is the subject of a feature length film also called "Tales of Times Square." Its completion date is this Fall. Josh also contributed to Feral House's celebrated "It's a Man's World: Men's Adventure Magazines, the Postwar Pulps.

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