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Picking up

Robin Nagle

Picking up

on the streets and behind the trucks with the sanitation workers of New York City

by Robin Nagle

  • 75 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sanitation workers

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRobin Nagle
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD8039.S2572 U66 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25404672M
    ISBN 109780374299293
    LC Control Number2012028941

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