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
Dale Maharidge and photographer Michael S. Williamson take us to the working-class heart of America, bringing to life the deepening crisis of poverty and homelessness. They follow the lives of several families over 30 years to present an intimate and devastating portrait of workers going jobless
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.5/620973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD8072.5
LC item number
.M33 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Someplace like America : tales from the new Great Depression, Dale Maharidge ; photographs by Michael S. Williamson ; with a foreword by Bruce Springsteen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-244)
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  • net
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; Cover; Title Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Table of Contents; Foreword; Foreword; Someplace Like America: An Introduction; Someplace Like America: An Introduction; Snapshots from the Road, 2009; Snapshots from the Road, 2009; Part 1: America Begins a Thirty-Year Journey to Nowhere: The 1980s; Part 1: America Begins a Thirty-Year Journey to Nowhere: The 1980s; Chapter 1. On Becoming a Hobo; Chapter 1. On Becoming a Hobo; Chapter 2. Necropolis; Chapter 2. Necropolis; Chapter 3. New Timer; Chapter 3. New Timer; Chapter 4. Home Sweet Tent
  • Chapter 10. The Working Poor: Maggie and Others in AustinChapter 11. Mr. Murray on Maggie; Chapter 11. Mr. Murray on Maggie; Part 4: Updating People and Places: The Late 2000s; Part 4: Updating People and Places: The Late 2000s; Chapter 12. Reinduction; Chapter 12. Reinduction; Chapter 13. Necropolis: After the Apocalypse; Chapter 13. Necropolis: After the Apocalypse; Chapter 14. New Timer: Finding Mr. Heisenberg Instead; Chapter 14. New Timer: Finding Mr. Heisenberg Instead; Chapter 15. Home Sweet Tent Home; Chapter 15. Home Sweet Tent Home; Chapter 16. Maggie: "Am I Doing the Right Thing?"
  • Chapter 16. Maggie: "Am I Doing the Right Thing?"Chapter 17. Maggie on Mr. Murray; Chapter 17. Maggie on Mr. Murray; Part 5: America with the Lid Ripped Off: The Late 2000s; Part 5: America with the Lid Ripped Off: The Late 2000s; Chapter 18. Search and Rescue; Chapter 18. Search and Rescue; Chapter 19. New Orleans Jazz; Chapter 19. New Orleans Jazz; Chapter 20. Scapegoats in the Sun; Chapter 20. Scapegoats in the Sun; Chapter 21. The Dark Experiment; Chapter 21. The Dark Experiment; Chapter 22. The Big Boys; Chapter 22. The Big Boys; Chapter 23. Anger in Suburban New Jersey
  • Chapter 23. Anger in Suburban New JerseyPart 6: Rebuilding Ourselves, Then Taking America on a Journey to Somewhere New; Part 6: Rebuilding Ourselves, Then Taking America on a Journey to Somewhere New; Chapter 24. Zen in a Crippled New Hampshire Mill Town; Chapter 24. Zen in a Crippled New Hampshire Mill Town; Chapter 25. A Woman of the Soil in Kansas City; Chapter 25. A Woman of the Soil in Kansas City; Chapter 26. The Phoenix?; Chapter 26. The Phoenix?; Chapter 27. Looking Forward -- and Back; Chapter 27. Looking Forward -- and Back; Coda; Coda; Acknowledgments and Credits
  • Chapter 4. Home Sweet TentChapter 5. True Bottom; Chapter 5. True Bottom; Part 2: The Journey Continues: The 1990s; Part 2: The Journey Continues: The 1990s; Chapter 6. Inspiration: The Two-Way Highway; Chapter 6. Inspiration: The Two-Way Highway; Chapter 7. Waiting for an Explosion; Chapter 7. Waiting for an Explosion; Chapter 8. When Bruce Met Jenny; Chapter 8. When Bruce Met Jenny; Part 3: A Nation Grows Hungrier: 2000; Part 3: A Nation Grows Hungrier: 2000; Chapter 9. Hunger in the Homes; Chapter 9. Hunger in the Homes; Chapter 10. The Working Poor: Maggie and Others in Austin
Control code
ocn727737500
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 244 pages, [72] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520948792
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4rhj
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36398457
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)727737500
  • ebscoaca0520948793

Library Locations

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