Observations on the History and Habitat of the City's Most Unwanted Inhabitants
From Library Staff
The rat has been called the world's most destructive mammal--other than man. A female can produce up to twelve litters of twenty rats a year: do the math on that one. It comes out to, well, a lot of rats. Great writing, super interesting and fascinatingly gross. What's your rat story? We've all ... Read More »
Behold the rat, dirty and disgusting. The author of "A Whale Hunt" now turns the lowly rat into the star of the most perversely intriguing, remarkable, and unexpectedly elegant book of the season.
"@MultCoLib #ReadingPsychic My 3 things: Just finished "Detroit City is the Place to Be." Fmr. collegiate athlete. Reads NYTimes voraciously!" We see acrobatic athletes who benefit from the urban milieu and are (shredded)newspaper fans.