A Documentary and Reference Guide
Price includes NZ wide delivery!
Ships from UK supplier
|Format:||Hardback, 389 pages|
|Other Information: ||Illustrated|
|Published In: ||United States, 01 January 2012|
This book presents an unflinching investigation of homelessness in the United States--a problem that has been with us since the arrival of the first English settlers nearly 400 years ago.
About the Author
Neil Larry Shumsky, PhD, teaches history at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA. He has been a member of the history department at Virginia Tech since 1972. He earned his doctoral degree at the University of California, Berkeley, CA, where he emphasized American social history in general and the history of American cities and the history of immigration to the United States in particular. Shumsky has published numerous books and articles regarding both urban history and immigration history.
"Overall this volume is a very well-documented history of homeless ness. . . . Highly recommended." -
|Dimensions: ||28.45 x 21.34 x 3.05 centimeters (1.36 kg)|