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The Philadelphia reader

Author: Robert Huber; Benjamin Wallace
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2006.
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A chronicle of the city through the eyes of its most famous citizens, from the writers of Philadelphia magazine.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Computer network resources
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Philadelphia reader.
Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2006005728
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Huber; Benjamin Wallace
ISBN: 9781592137718 1592137717 128109370X 9781281093707
OCLC Number: 568221698
Notes: Articles originally published in Philadelphia magazine.
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 284 p.)
Contents: Foreword By Buzz Bissinger; Introduction; PART ONE: 1988 TO 1994; Mrs. Nose Builds Her Dream Closet (Sandra Newman) By Lisa DePaulo; The Transmogrification of Arlen Specter By Alicia Mundy; Presumed Innocent (Mumia Abu-Jamal) By Devin Leonard; My Philadelphia Story: W. Wilson Goode, Sr. Interview by Roxanne Patel; Bobby Simone's Last 1,000 Martinis By Lisa DePaulo; "How Many Ed Rendells Are There?" By Lisa DePaulo; PART TWO: 1995 TO 1999; End of the Line (Robert Montgomery Scott) By Mark Kram Jr.; The Unloved (Mike Schmidt) By Larry Platt.
Other Titles: Philadelphia (1967)
Responsibility: edited by Robert Huber and Benjamin Wallace ; foreword by Buzz Bissinger.
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Drawing from the "Philadelphia" magazine, this is a collection of profiles of the famous, infamous, and nearly famous in Philadelphia. It includes essays on athletes, such as: Mike Schmidt and Dr J;  Read more...

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