Tower Dog

Tower Dog

Life Inside the Deadliest Job in America

Book - 2017
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"In Tower Dog: Life Inside the Deadliest Job in America, Doug Delaney, a tower dog for over fifteen years, draws readers into this dark and high stakes world that most don't even know exists, yet rely on every minute of every day. This risk-laden profession has been recently covered by NBC Dateline, Frontline, The Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post, but none of these reports have provided an in-depth look at the rough and tumble sub-culture of workers throughout America who are risking their lives--and dying at such a high rate. These men have always been living on the edge of polite society; a fascinating mix of construction crews and thrill-seekers. Delaney is a brash and illuminating guide, and Tower Dog gives us the real experience of what its like for the workers balanced precariously above the clouds."--Amazon.
Publisher: New York :, Soft Skull Press,, [2017]
Description: xvii, 284 pages ; 23 cm
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781619029385
1619029383
Branch Call Number: 621.38456 Del

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