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The Resource Someplace like America : tales from the new Great Depression, Dale Maharidge ; photographs by Michael S. Williamson ; with a foreword by Bruce Springsteen

Someplace like America : tales from the new Great Depression, Dale Maharidge ; photographs by Michael S. Williamson ; with a foreword by Bruce Springsteen

Label
Someplace like America : tales from the new Great Depression
Title
Someplace like America
Title remainder
tales from the new Great Depression
Statement of responsibility
Dale Maharidge ; photographs by Michael S. Williamson ; with a foreword by Bruce Springsteen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Travel to the working-class heart of America, and follow the deepening crises of poverty and homelessness. Starting in 1980, Maharidge and Williamson have investigated the state of the working class. They follow the lives of several families over a thirty-year span to present an intimate and devastating portrait of workers going jobless
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maharidge, Dale
Dewey number
305.5/620973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD8072.5
LC item number
.M33 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williamson, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Working class
  • Working poor
  • Unemployed
  • Poverty
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Someplace like America : tales from the new Great Depression, Dale Maharidge ; photographs by Michael S. Williamson ; with a foreword by Bruce Springsteen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forward by Bruce Springsteen -- Someplace like America: an introduction -- Snapshots from the road, 2009 -- pt. 1. America begins a thirty-year journey to nowhere: the 1980s : On becoming a hobo ; Necropolis ; New timer ; Home sweet tent ; True bottom -- pt. 2. The journey continues: the 1990s : Inspiration: the two-way highway ; Waiting for an explosion ; When Bruce met Jenny -- pt. 3. A nation grows hungrier: 2000 : Hunger in the homes ; The working poor: Maggie and others in Austin ; Mr. Murray on Maggie -- pt. 4. Updating people and places: the late 2000s : Reinduction ; Necropolis: after the apocalypse ; New timer: finding Mr. Heisenberg instead ; Home sweet home ; Maggie: "Am I doing the right thing?" ; Maggie on Mr. Murray -- pt. 5. America with the lid ripped off: the late 2000s : Search and rescue ; New Orleans jazz ; Scapegoats in the sun ; The dark experiment ; The big boys ; Anger in suburban New Jersey -- pt. 6. Rebuilding ourselves, then taking America on a journey to somewhere new : Zen in a crippled New Hampshire mill town ; A woman of the soil in Kansas City ; The phoenix? ; Looking forward, and back
Control code
668191587
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 244 pages, 72 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780520262478
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010053750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)668191587
Label
Someplace like America : tales from the new Great Depression, Dale Maharidge ; photographs by Michael S. Williamson ; with a foreword by Bruce Springsteen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forward by Bruce Springsteen -- Someplace like America: an introduction -- Snapshots from the road, 2009 -- pt. 1. America begins a thirty-year journey to nowhere: the 1980s : On becoming a hobo ; Necropolis ; New timer ; Home sweet tent ; True bottom -- pt. 2. The journey continues: the 1990s : Inspiration: the two-way highway ; Waiting for an explosion ; When Bruce met Jenny -- pt. 3. A nation grows hungrier: 2000 : Hunger in the homes ; The working poor: Maggie and others in Austin ; Mr. Murray on Maggie -- pt. 4. Updating people and places: the late 2000s : Reinduction ; Necropolis: after the apocalypse ; New timer: finding Mr. Heisenberg instead ; Home sweet home ; Maggie: "Am I doing the right thing?" ; Maggie on Mr. Murray -- pt. 5. America with the lid ripped off: the late 2000s : Search and rescue ; New Orleans jazz ; Scapegoats in the sun ; The dark experiment ; The big boys ; Anger in suburban New Jersey -- pt. 6. Rebuilding ourselves, then taking America on a journey to somewhere new : Zen in a crippled New Hampshire mill town ; A woman of the soil in Kansas City ; The phoenix? ; Looking forward, and back
Control code
668191587
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 244 pages, 72 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780520262478
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010053750
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)668191587

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