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Home girl : building a dream house on a lawless block

Author: Judith Matloff
Publisher: New York : Random House, 2008, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A journalist describes what happens when she and her husband purchase a "fixer-upper" in the heart of West Harlem, an area that, unbeknownst to them, is one of the biggest drug zones in the city, and their efforts to become part of the local community.
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Matloff
ISBN: 9781400065264 1400065267
OCLC Number: 265070382
Description: xvi, 286 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Judith Matloff.

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A journalist describes what happens when she and her husband purchase a "fixer-upper" in the heart of West Harlem, an area that, unbeknownst to them, is one of the biggest drug zones in the city, and their efforts to become part of the local community.

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