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David Simon's Homicide won the Edgar and Anthony awards and became the basis for the NBC award-winng drama. Simon's second book, The Corner: A Year in the Life of An Inner-City Neighbourhood, co-authored with Edward Burns, was made into an Emmy-winning HBO miniseries. Simon is currently an executive producer and writer for HBO's Peabody Award-winning series THE WIRE. He lives in Baltimore.

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The Corner by David Simon, Edward Burns
The Corner
David Simon, Edward Burns
A hard hitting account of what it is really like inside the culture of drugs affecting the streets of Balitmore, or rather one corner. This is not uplifting it does not really give hope but it is an honest look...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/04/2009

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