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Faith in what? : a novel

Author: Richard Krawiec
Publisher: Greensboro, N.C. : Avisson Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A novel on unemployment, featuring Timmy, a laid off steelworker in Pittsburgh in the 1980s. The novel describes his gradual demoralization as he accepts food handouts and collects tin cans to be able to feed his wife and children. In desperation he and an unemployed friend attempt to kidnap the city's mayor, the ransom being jobs.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Krawiec
ISBN: 1888105054 9781888105056
OCLC Number: 34635015
Description: 174 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: by Richard Krawiec.

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A novel on unemployment, featuring Timmy, a laid off steelworker in Pittsburgh in the 1980s. The novel describes his gradual demoralization as he accepts food handouts and collects tin cans to be able to feed his wife and children. In desperation he and an unemployed friend attempt to kidnap the city's mayor, the ransom being jobs.

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