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Old 06-04-2006, 01:43 PM
ricland ricland is offline
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O.Henry places a lot of his fiction in East Harlem circa 1900. Read his stories and you'll get a good feel for the people, language, work, and general culture of that place and time.

Be forewarned, though, the Irish of East Harlem were a rough bunch.

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