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Copyright 1991 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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If you liked The Wire, you probably like this book. The writing is good and it tells about the Baltimore homicide team doing their thing. RecommendedPublished 2 days ago by jcr723
Huge fan of "The Wire" so reading the book was very informative and entertaining. David Simon is an amazing storyteller.Published 13 days ago by Melissa Golba
This book is quite simply fantastic. There are things that happen on the streets of Baltimore that will make you laugh and cry and just plain question how some people even exist. Read morePublished 22 days ago by Mike
Depressing. I loved the HBO series "The Wire," which was derived from this book, but the book is depressing and gets boring after a while. I couldn't finish it. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Water7996
This is not a who-done-it! It is a year of fly-on-the-wall observations of the world of work which happens to take place in the homicide department of the Baltimore police... Read morePublished 2 months ago by EB
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Rory, a great book that fits that description is Anderson's "Shadow People: how meth-driven crime is eating at the heart of rural America." Like "Homicide," it's a first-person narrative from a journalist who spent something like 2 years embedded with rural county sheriffs... Read More
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