Crackhouse by Terry M. Williams
Notes from the End of the Line

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"This sad and harrowing portrait of wasted lives is rife with gritty details but thankfully void of self-righteous judgment."—Cleveland Plain Dealer.
 

About Terry M. Williams

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Published August 1, 1993 by Viking Penguin Inc. 172 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Political & Social Sciences, Self Help. Non-fiction

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Writing in tight, clean prose, Williams follows the seven during their daily routines and reveals the arcana of crackhouse culture: how crack became the ghetto's drug of choice;

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Sociologist Williams ( The Cocaine Kids ) conveys a certain humanity in a crackhouse amidst the terrible degradation depicted in this ethnographic study.

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