The Resource Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1915, by Deborah Hopkinson

Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1915, by Deborah Hopkinson

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Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1915
Title
Shutting out the sky
Title remainder
life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1915
Statement of responsibility
by Deborah Hopkinson
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Language
eng
Summary
Photographs and text document the experiences of five individuals who came to live in the Lower East Side of New York City as children or young adults from Belarus, Italy, Lithuania, and Romania at the turn of the twentieth century
Dewey number
307.76/4/097471
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4046.N6
LC item number
H66 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1915, by Deborah Hopkinson
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Shutting out the sky : life in the tenements of New York, 1880-1915, by Deborah Hopkinson
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Coming to the golden land -- Tenements: shutting out the sky -- Settling in: greenhorns and boarders -- Everyone worked on -- On the streets: pushcarts, pickles and play -- A new language, a new life -- Looking to the future: will it ever be different?
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Dimensions
23 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 134 p.
Isbn
9780439375900
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(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2002044781
Other physical details
ill.
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AGW-3746

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