The Battle with the Slum
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The Battle with the Slum

By Jacob A. (Jacob August) Riis
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Table of Contents
  • THE BATTLE WITH THE SLUM
  • THE BATTLE WITH THE SLUM
    • JACOB A. RIIS
    • PREFACE
    • CONTENTS
    • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
  • THE BATTLE WITH THE SLUM
    • WHAT THE FIGHT IS ABOUT
      • CHAPTER I BATTLING AGAINST HEAVY ODDS
      • CHAPTER II THE OUTWORKS OF THE SLUM TAKEN
      • CHAPTER III THE DEVIL'S MONEY
      • CHAPTER IV THE BLIGHT OF THE DOUBLE-DECKER
      • CHAPTER V "DRUV INTO DECENCY"
      • CHAPTER VI THE MILLS HOUSES
      • CHAPTER VII PIETRO AND THE JEW
      • CHAPTER VIII ON WHOM SHALL WE SHUT THE DOOR?
      • CHAPTER IX THE GENESIS OF THE GANG
      • CHAPTER X JIM
      • CHAPTER XI LETTING IN THE LIGHT
      • CHAPTER XII THE PASSING OF CAT ALLEY
      • CHAPTER XIII JUSTICE TO THE BOY
      • CHAPTER XIV THE BAND BEGINS TO PLAY
      • CHAPTER XV "NEIGHBOR" THE PASSWORD
      • CHAPTER XVI REFORM BY HUMANE TOUCH
      • CHAPTER XVII THE UNNECESSARY STORY OF MRS. BEN WAH AND HER PARROT
      • INDEX
    • CHAPTER I BATTLING AGAINST HEAVY ODDS
    • CHAPTER II THE OUTWORKS OF THE SLUM TAKEN
    • CHAPTER III THE DEVIL'S MONEY
    • CHAPTER IV THE BLIGHT OF THE DOUBLE-DECKER
    • CHAPTER V "DRUV INTO DECENCY"
    • CHAPTER VI THE MILLS HOUSES
    • CHAPTER VII PIETRO AND THE JEW
    • CHAPTER VIII ON WHOM SHALL WE SHUT THE DOOR?
    • CHAPTER IX THE GENESIS OF THE GANG
    • CHAPTER X JIM
    • CHAPTER XI LETTING IN THE LIGHT
    • CHAPTER XII THE PASSING OF CAT ALLEY
    • CHAPTER XIII JUSTICE TO THE BOY
    • CHAPTER XIV THE BAND BEGINS TO PLAY
    • CHAPTER XV "NEIGHBOR" THE PASSWORD
    • CHAPTER XVI REFORM BY HUMANE TOUCH
    • CHAPTER XVII THE UNNECESSARY STORY OF MRS. BEN WAH AND HER PARROT
    • INDEX
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