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The Hidden America

Robert M., III Moore

The Hidden America

Social Problems in Rural America for the Twenty-First Century

by Robert M., III Moore

  • 50 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural communities,
  • Social issues,
  • USA,
  • Sociology - Rural,
  • Social Science,
  • 1980-,
  • Rural conditions,
  • Social conditions,
  • Social problems,
  • United States,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12237055M
    ISBN 101575910470
    ISBN 109781575910475

    Praise “34, REASONS TO READ THIS BOOK: That’s the number of gun-related deaths annually in America.” —Norman Lear “There is so much fascinating, I-didn’t-know-that history, my entire copy of Hidden History has turned yellow from highlighting stuff that’s cool, amazing, and vital.I didn’t know that Thomas Jefferson demanded passage of the Second Amendment so citizen militias.   With Barry Aird, Jonathan Adams, Alex Jones, Ronald Kessler. From the facts behind the NSA spying scandals ("Big Brother") and the Boston Bombings ("American Terrorists") to America's secret prisons, Scientology, the Gold conspiracy and America's doomsday plans, this series features in-depth interviews with top journalists, law enforcement officials and whistleblowers.7/10().

    America's Hidden History. Davies' book, America's Hidden History: Untold Tales of the First Pilgrims, Fighting Women, and Forgotten Founders Who Shaped a Nation (), has a more serious tone than the earlier books, is more expansive, and focuses not only on well-known names but also on forgotten figures such as Hannah Duston. Books. An "Must-Read Book" In Hidden America, award-winning journalist Jeanne Marie Laskas dives deep into her subjects and emerges with character-driven stories about the people who make our lives run every day--and yet we barely think of them. Take the .

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Robbins, Roland Wells, Hidden America. New York, Knopf, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors.   Jeanne Marie Laskas is the New York Times bestselling author of six books including Hidden America and Concussion, which inspired the Golden Globe-nominated film. Formerly a contributing editor at Esquire, and a syndicated weekly columnist at The Washington Post Magazine, she has been writing for national magazines for 20 years, with work appearing in The New Yorker, The /5(3).


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"Hidden America" was my third book by J. Laskas. A good book, interesting, various stories about "unseen" people who work in coal mines, at airports (flight control towers), rigs, cheerleaders, farmers (beef breeders) and cowboys and many more/5.

Hidden America is not just a good read, it’s an important one.”—Linda Ellerbee “Hidden America is a literary miracle.

In effortlessly lucid prose, Jeanne Marie Laskas tells stories that spellbind precisely because they remind us of the center that quietly holds America together/5(71). The information about Hidden America shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the. Hidden America is a finely crafted look behind the curtains of everyday life – think Dirty Jobs for the literate set.” —MIKE SAGER, Author of Wounded Warriors “At a time when American workers seem most prized for their ability to serve as campaign props, “Hidden America” comes as a breath of fresh air with no political slant, no.

Hidden America intends to fix that. Like John McPhee and Susan Orlean, Laskas dives deep The Hidden America book her subjects and emerges with character-driven narratives that are gripping, funny, and revelatory.

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An “Must-Read Book” Award-winning journalist Jeanne Marie Laskas reveals “enlightening, entertaining, and often poignant”* profiles of America's working class—the forgotten men and women who make our country run. Take the men of Hopedale Mining company in Cadiz, Ohio.

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News, author interviews, critics. Back for an exciting third season, America' s Book of Secrets goes deeper, farther and wider than ever in its unceasing effort to bring viewers the truth behind today' s most shocking headlines.

In the introduction to Hidden America, Jeanne Marie Laskas observes that “we become so familiar with the narrative [of celebrity culture] we forget that there are any others happening at all.”That’s how Kim Kardashian gets branded a success while the truck driver who brings valuable parts to factories is.

Hidden America is essential reading.”—Rebecca Skloot, author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks PUBLISHERS WEEKLY In this thoroughly entertaining study of what some people do that other people would never do, journalist Laskas (The Balloon Lady and Other People I Knew) makes her subjects sing/5().

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Jack, as we discover in “Citizen The Hunt for Hitler’s Hidden Soldiers in America” by Debbie Cenziper, was actually Jakob Reimer, one of the Nazi mass murderers trained in a village in.A casualty of his own convictions, Jägerstätter chose nonviolent resistance to Nazism because of his deep Catholic faith.

He is the subject of the new Fox Searchlight picture, “A Hidden Life.