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Win 'The Corner' - DVDs & books

In 1997, David Simon and Ed Burns, co-creators of acclaimed TV series The Wire, published The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighbourhood, a book detailing the grim realities of the drug trade in the US city of Baltimore. Later, in 2000, they adapted the book into an acclaimed HBO mini-series. Now, both the book and a DVD of the series have been re-released.

We have a five sets of the book and DVD to give away to readers who enter our competition. To stand a chance of winning, answer this question:

At which newspaper did David Simon spend many years working as a reporter?

This competition is now closed.

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