Thursday, December 8

1999 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Current Interest Winner and Nominees

1999 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Current Interest Winner

Sidewalk

Sidewalk

Mitchell Duneier

Presents the lives of poor African-American men who make their subsistence wages by selling used goods on the streets of Greenwich Village in New York; and discusses how they interact with passing pedestrians, police officers, and each other….

1999 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Current Interest Shortlist

A Border Passage: From Cairo to America—A Woman's Journey
A Border Passage: From Cairo to America—A Woman’s Journey
Leila Ahmed
An Affair of State: The Investigation, Impeachment, and Trial of President Clinton
An Affair of State: The Investigation, Impeachment, and Trial of President Clinton
Richard A. Posner
Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War
Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War
Mark Bowden
Chosen By God: A Brother's Journey
Chosen By God: A Brother’s Journey
Joshua Hammer

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