Back of the Yards (Paperback)Robert A. Slayton (author)
Paperback 291 Pages
"Robert A. Slayton's Back of the Yards is one of the finest accounts I have ever read on an urban, working-class neighborhood in twentieth-century America. Its focus on family, politics, and worklife is penetrating and its conclusions reinforce an emerging scholarly picture of ordinary people exercising unique forms of power."-John Bodnar, author of The Transplanted: A History of Immigrants in Urban America
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Number of pages: 291
Weight: 482 g
Dimensions: 23 x 15 x 2 mm
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