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How the Other Half Lives

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ISBN-10: 1409961087

ISBN-13: 9781409961086

Edition: N/A

Authors: Jacob A. Riis

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Jacob August Riis (1849-1914) was a Danish-American muckraker journalist, photographer, and social reformer. He is known for his dedication to using his photographic and journalistic talents to help the less fortunate in New York City, which was the subject of most of his prolific writings and photographic essays. He helped with the implementation of "model tenements" in New York with the help of humanitarian Lawrence Veiller. As one of the first photographers to use flash, he is considered a pioneer in photography. His works include: How the Other Half Lives (1891), The Children of the Poor (1892), Out of Mulberry Street (1896), A Ten Years' War (1900), The Making of an American (1901),…    
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Book details

List price: $19.99
Publisher: Dodo Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 226
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English