Underground Woman

My Four Years as a New York City Subway Conductor

Marian Swerdlow
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PB: $31.95
EAN: 978-1-56639-610-3

HC: $66.50
EAN: 978-1-56639-609-7

272 pages
6 x 9

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. More Than Door Openers
3. Woodlawn
4. Crew Room Cowboys
5. Health and Safety
6. Greatness
7. Hell on Wheels
8. Rejection
9. Lackluster
10. Greater Greatness
11. Miscellaneous
12. Coworkers
13. Characters and Cronies
14. Riders and Conductors
15. Transit Worker Wit and Wisdom
16. Why I Left
17. The More Things Change...


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