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Author Rosen, Michael J., 1954- author.

Title Place hacking : venturing off limits / Michael J. Rosen.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Twenty-First Century Books, [2015]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 910.9173 ROS    Available
Description 72 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes filmography (page 69), bibliographical references (pages 67-69) and index.
Summary "Leaping from the Eiffel Tower in a wingsuit. Scaling Shanghai Tower, one of the world's tallest buildings. Camping on the roof of Philadelphia's abandoned Eastern State Penitentiary. These scenarios are real examples of explorations, adventures, and infiltrations of the built environment. Thousands of people around the globe engage in the recreational activity of place hacking: climbing, wading, jumping, or even ironing their way into prohibited or obscure spaces. Why do they do it?"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Explorers -- Juvenile literature
Adventure and adventurers -- Juvenile literature
Abandoned buildings -- Juvenile literature.
Tresspass -- Juvenile literature.
Urban geography -- Juvenile literature.
Explorers.
Adventure and adventurers
Abandoned buildings.
Tresspass.
Urban geography.
Added Title Placehacking : venturing off limits
ISBN 9781467725156 (hbk.)
1467725153 (hbk.)

 
    
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