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Nomadland : surviving America in the twenty-first century / Jessica Bruder.

Bruder, Jessica, (author.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 331.3 BRU (Text) 33187004260390 Nonfiction In process -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 331.398 BRU (Text) 34330513152505 Adult - New Books In process -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon 331.3 BRU (Text) 36825000852978 Non-Fiction Checked out 10/10/2017
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 331.398 BRU (Text) 37323005316164 NEW-BKS Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main 331.398 BRUD (Text) 39231033342128 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room In process -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 331.398 Bruder (Text) 31208912544725 new non-fiction Checked out 10/10/2017
Princeton PL - Princeton 331.398 Bru (Text) 30890000655025 New Adult Materials Upper level In process -
West Lebanon PL - West Lebanon 331.398 BRU (Text) 74861000020981 Adult Non-Fiction Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780393249316
  • ISBN: 039324931X
  • Physical Description: xiv, 273 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-273).
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword -- The squeeze Inn -- The end -- Surviving America -- Escape plan -- Amazon town -- The gathering place -- The Rubber Tramp Rendezvous -- Halen -- Some unbeetable experiences -- The H word -- Homecoming -- Coda: The octopus in the coconut.
Summary, etc.: The author chronicles her time embedded in a pool of transient older Americans who have taken to the road in late-model RVs, travel trailers, and vans, forming a growing community of nomads, migrant laborers who call themselves "workampers."
Subject: Older people > Employment > United States.
Retirees > Employment > United States.
Retirement > Economic aspects > United States.
Casual labor > United States.
Working poor > United States.
Migrant labor > United States.
Recreational vehicle living > United States.
Van life > United States.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic Conditions.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Classes & Economic Disparity.

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