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Author Bergmann, Luke.

Title Getting ghost : two young lives and the struggle for the soul of an American city / Luke Bergmann.

Imprint New York : The New Press, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    364.36 BER    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    364.36 BER    Available
Description xiv, 315 p. : 1 map ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Detroit revisited, revisionist history -- Renewal, relocation and riot -- Called by a holy name -- Families and fortunes, spots and homes -- The thickness of blood -- Playgrounds and punishment -- Across the street -- Neighborhood watch -- Of hot dogs and heroin -- Being seen.
Subject Juvenile delinquents -- Michigan -- Detroit.
Drug dealers -- Michigan -- Detroit.
African Americans -- Michigan -- Detroit.
Detroit (Mich.) -- Race relations.
ISBN 9781595581396 (hc.) : $27.95
1595581391 (hc.)

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