After the Smoke Clears: Struggling to Get by in Rustbelt America

After the Smoke Clears: Struggling to Get by in Rustbelt America

by Steve Mellon

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Overview

Contains thought-provoking, personal stories of hardship and endurance from five towns in America’s collapsing industrial heartland. It focuses on the complex relationships between work, loss, and identity. Includes 48 plates of black and white photographs.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780822941903
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press
Publication date: 10/28/2002
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsvi
Acknowledgmentsvii
Introduction3
Homestead, Pennsylvania9
Braddock, Pennsylvania38
Lewiston, Maine51
Matewan, West Virginia76
Flint, Michigan112
Epilogue132
Index135

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