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  • ISBN: 9781604864489 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1604864486 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [United States] : PM Press : 2010.

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Summary, etc.:
Following the homeless Manhattanites who, in the mid-1990s, chose to start a new life in the tunnel systems of the city, this record tells the stories of a variety of tunnel dwellers from the perspective of an award-winning, European photojournalist wholived and worked with them for 5 months. Photographs and personal accounts detail the struggles and pleasuresincluding the governments eviction of the tunnel people and Amtraks offering them alternative housingof Vietnam veterans, macrobiotic hippies, crack addicts, Cuban refugees, convicted killers, computer programmers, philosophical recluses, and criminal runaways. Humorous and compassionate, it also describes what has happened to these individuals 13 years since theyve left.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Underground homeless persons > New York (State) > New York > Pictorial works.
New York (N.Y.) > Social life and customs.
New York (N.Y.) > Social conditions.
Genre: Electronic books.

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