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Hillbilly elegy

Author: J D Vance
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper Design, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Hillbilly Elegy is a passionate and personal analysis of a culture in crisis--that of poor, white Americans. The disintegration of this group, a process that has been slowly occurring now for more than forty years, has been reported with growing frequency and alarm but has never before been written about as searingly from the inside. In Hillbilly Elegy, J.D. Vance tells the true story of what a social, regional,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J D Vance
ISBN: 9780062300553 0062300555
OCLC Number: 1275384852
Description: 272 pages : 21 cm
Responsibility: J.D. Vance.

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"Hillbilly Elegy is a passionate and personal analysis of a culture in crisis--that of poor, white Americans. The disintegration of this group, a process that has been slowly occurring now for more than forty years, has been reported with growing frequency and alarm but has never before been written about as searingly from the inside. In Hillbilly Elegy, J.D. Vance tells the true story of what a social, regional, and class decline feels like when you were born with it hanging around your neck.

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