The Archaeology of Home

An Epic Set on 1000 Square Feet of the Lower East Side

by Katharine Greider

Hardcover, 329 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $26.99 | purchase

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The Archaeology of Home
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An Epic Set on 1000 Square Feet of the Lower East Side
Author
Katharine Greider

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Narrates how an investigation into the safety of a house on the lower East Side in New York City turns into an exploration of the history of the dwelling and the land beneath it, as well as a philosophical meditation on the meaning of a home.