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The Resource Someplace like America : tales from the new great depression, Dale Maharidge : photographs by Michael S. Williamson ; foreword by Bruce Springsteen

Someplace like America : tales from the new great depression, Dale Maharidge : photographs by Michael S. Williamson ; 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 ; foreword by Bruce Springsteen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Someplace Like America, writer Dale Maharidge and photographer Michael S. Williamson take us to the working-class heart of America, bringing to life-through shoe leather reporting, memoir, vivid stories, stunning photographs, and thoughtful analysis-the deepening crises of poverty and homelessness. The story begins in 1980, when the authors joined forces to cover the America being ignored by the mainstream media-people living on the margins and losing their jobs as a result of deindustrialization. Since then, Maharidge and Williamson have traveled more than half a million miles to in
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maharidge, Dale
Dewey number
305.5620973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD8072.5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Working class
  • Working poor
  • Unemployed
  • Poverty
  • United States
  • United States
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Economic history
  • Poverty
  • Social conditions
  • Unemployed
  • Working class
  • Working poor
  • United States
Label
Someplace like America : tales from the new great depression, Dale Maharidge : photographs by Michael S. Williamson ; foreword by Bruce Springsteen
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Foreword; Preface; Someplace Like America: An Introduction; Snapshots from the Road, 2009; Part 1. America Begins a Thirty-Year Journey to Nowhere: The 1980s; 1. On Becoming a Hobo; 2. Necropolis; 3. New Timer; 4. Home Sweet Tent; 5. True Bottom; Part 2. The Journey Continues: The 1990s; 6. Inspiration: The Two-Way Highway; 7. Waiting for an Explosion; 8. When Bruce Met Jenny; Part 3. A Nation Grows Hungrier: 2000; 9. Hunger in the Homes; 10. The Working Poor: Maggie and Others in Austin; 11. Mr. Murray on Maggie
  • Part 4. Updating People and Places: The Late 2000s12. Reinduction; 13. Necropolis: After the Apocalypse; 14. New Timer: Finding Mr. Heisenberg Instead; 15. Home Sweet Tent Home; 16. Maggie: "Am I Doing the Right Thing?"; 17. Maggie on Mr. Murray; Part 5. America with the Lid Ripped off: The Late 2000s; 18. Search and Rescue; 19. New Orleans Jazz; 20. Scapegoats in the Sun; 21. The Dark Experiment; 22. The Big Boys; 23. Anger in Suburban New Jersey; Part 6. Rebuilding Ourselves, Then Taking America on a Journey to Somewhere New; 24. Zen in a Crippled New Hampshire Mill Town
  • 25. A Woman of the Soil in Kansas City26. The Phoenix?; 27. Looking Forward-and Back; Coda; Afterword; Acknowledgments and Credits; Notes
Control code
842889211
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Updated ed. with a new pref. and afterword.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520956506
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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  • 22573/ctt2hnvm2
  • 4359faa2-cfd6-4ef8-894d-b0bc4f7349e4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842889211
Label
Someplace like America : tales from the new great depression, Dale Maharidge : photographs by Michael S. Williamson ; foreword by Bruce Springsteen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Foreword; Preface; Someplace Like America: An Introduction; Snapshots from the Road, 2009; Part 1. America Begins a Thirty-Year Journey to Nowhere: The 1980s; 1. On Becoming a Hobo; 2. Necropolis; 3. New Timer; 4. Home Sweet Tent; 5. True Bottom; Part 2. The Journey Continues: The 1990s; 6. Inspiration: The Two-Way Highway; 7. Waiting for an Explosion; 8. When Bruce Met Jenny; Part 3. A Nation Grows Hungrier: 2000; 9. Hunger in the Homes; 10. The Working Poor: Maggie and Others in Austin; 11. Mr. Murray on Maggie
  • Part 4. Updating People and Places: The Late 2000s12. Reinduction; 13. Necropolis: After the Apocalypse; 14. New Timer: Finding Mr. Heisenberg Instead; 15. Home Sweet Tent Home; 16. Maggie: "Am I Doing the Right Thing?"; 17. Maggie on Mr. Murray; Part 5. America with the Lid Ripped off: The Late 2000s; 18. Search and Rescue; 19. New Orleans Jazz; 20. Scapegoats in the Sun; 21. The Dark Experiment; 22. The Big Boys; 23. Anger in Suburban New Jersey; Part 6. Rebuilding Ourselves, Then Taking America on a Journey to Somewhere New; 24. Zen in a Crippled New Hampshire Mill Town
  • 25. A Woman of the Soil in Kansas City26. The Phoenix?; 27. Looking Forward-and Back; Coda; Afterword; Acknowledgments and Credits; Notes
Control code
842889211
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Updated ed. with a new pref. and afterword.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520956506
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hnvm2
  • 4359faa2-cfd6-4ef8-894d-b0bc4f7349e4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842889211

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