Picking up : on the streets and behind the trucks with the sanitation workers of New York City / Robin Nagle.

Author
Nagle, Robin [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.
Description
x, 280 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Sanitation workersNew York (State)New York [Browse]
Summary note
Charting New York's four-hundred-year struggle with trash, an anthropologist who spent ten years with sanitation workers of all ranks reveals what it takes for the Department of Sanitation to manage Gotham's garbage.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-263) and index.
ISBN
  • 9780374299293 (hbk.)
  • 0374299293 (hbk.)
LCCN
2012028941
OCLC
795174388
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