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Making the City

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Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Table Of Contents; Introduction; City Life; Takeout story: Behind bulletproof glass and out on a bike for a Chinese restaurant in Mott Haven; Designer shades, quiet hustle: The entrepreneurs of the New York City homeless shelter; Fast times on Avenue A: The life and death of Superdive; Politics; What Anthony Weiner learned from Chuck Schumer, and what he didn't; The gentleman commissioner: Why NYPD controversies never seem to touch Ray Kelly; Why is New York still stuck with the Metrocard?; Andrew Cuomo's favorite columnist is up in arms; Media.;A Palestinian food-cart vendor with a secret recipe and a Chinese family struggling to earn its living with a takeout restaurant in the South Bronx; an ambitious young politician with a knack for working the press and a police chief who's better at politics than his boss; a character actor trying to break into opera and a Queens rapper navigating t.
Year:
2013
Publisher:
BookBaby
Language:
english
Pages:
211
ISBN 13:
9781483501376
ISBN:
148350137X
Series:
Making the City: Selected Stories from Capital New York
File:
EPUB, 937 KB
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