Sudhir Venkatesh offers an opportunity for readers to see deep inside a Chicago’s gang and the world in which the members live, as well as people outside the gang that interact with them. The book depicts the harsh gang reality full of brutality, poverty but also everyday aid and support which amalgamate relations within the whole community. The book is also very well written and I couldn’t put it down.
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A very well written novel about chicagos gangs. The author was able to live amongst the members and became a trusted individual. The book was well written and allowed for a insider look into the lives of those affected in the gang lands