On the Waterfront

On the Waterfront

The Pulitzer Prize-winning Articles That Inspired the Classic Movie and Transformed the New York Harbor

Book - 2005
Average Rating:
Rate this:
originally appeared in The New York Times, The Saturday Evening Post, and elsewhere in the 1950s. Annotation 2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
The late Johnson won the Pulitzer Prize in 1949 for "Crime on the Waterfront," his series of articles about corruption, violence, and racketeering on the New York docks for The New York Sun. Those articles, which were later adapted for the movie On the Waterfront, are collected here for the first time, allowing the reader to revisit the reporting that sparked national scandal and attempts at reform. They are presented along with additional reportage from screenwriter Budd Schulberg that
Publisher: New York : Chamberlain Bros., 2005
ISBN: 1596090138
Branch Call Number: 364.106097 JOH
Characteristics: xlii, 307 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Schulberg, Budd

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at KCLS

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top