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Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis / J.D. Vance.

Vance, J. D., (author.).
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  • ISBN: 9780062300560
  • ISBN: 0062300563
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (264 pages)
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-264).
Summary, etc.:
Shares the story of the author's family and upbringing, describing how they moved from poverty to an upwardly mobile clan that included the author, a Yale Law School graduate, while navigating the demands of middle class life and the collective demons of the past.
Source of Description Note:
Print version record.
Subject: Vance, J. D.
Vance, J. D. > Family.
Working class whites > United States > Biography.
Working class whites > United States > Social conditions.
Appalachian Region > Economic conditions.
Mountain people > Kentucky > Social conditions.
Social mobility > United States > Case studies.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General.
Overdrive > Ebook.
Overdrive > Ebook > Adult > Biography.
Genre: Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Downloadable e-Books.

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