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Living poor with style.

Author: Ernest Callenbach
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, [©1972]
Series: Straight arrow book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Poor is "in"--"Millions of Americans have discovered how to be free. And to be that, they are willing to be poor: to drop out of the corporations and universities and official culture and instead try building up a life-style that will suit them. This can mean scrounging, scavenging, welfare, do-it-yourself, subsistence farming, communes, odd jobs, part-time jobs. It's not an easy life. But it can be a real and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernest Callenbach
OCLC Number: 1107468
Description: 600 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Straight arrow book.
Responsibility: illustrated by Judith Clancy Johns.

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Poor is "in"--"Millions of Americans have discovered how to be free. And to be that, they are willing to be poor: to drop out of the corporations and universities and official culture and instead try building up a life-style that will suit them. This can mean scrounging, scavenging, welfare, do-it-yourself, subsistence farming, communes, odd jobs, part-time jobs. It's not an easy life. But it can be a real and personal and satisfying life--fit for a man to live. This book has been written to try and bring together information that can be useful in living this new life."

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