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Our towns : a 100,000-mile journey into the heart of America / James Fallows and Deborah Fallows.

Fallows, James M., (author.). Fallows, Deborah, (author.).
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Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch 306.0973 FAL OUR (Text) 34207002164979 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
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 In honor of: Sue Carper to the Eckhart Public Library, 2017
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Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 306.0973 FALL (Text) 39213000836621 New Adult Nonfiction Checked out 08/21/2018
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  • ISBN: 9781101871843
  • ISBN: 1101871849
  • Physical Description: x, 413 pages : color illustrations, map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [2018]

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General Note:
Map and photograph on endpapers.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: 2017: A last trip west -- 2013. Sioux Falls, South Dakota ; Rapid City, South Dakota ; Holland, Michigan ; Burlington, Vermont ; Eastport, Maine -- 2014. Greenville, South Carolina ; St. Marys, Georgia ; Columbus, Mississippi ; Caddo Lake, Louisiana-Texas ; In the air ; Columbus, Ohio ; Louisville, Kentucky ; Allentown, Pennsylvania ; In the air ; Duluth, Minnesota ; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania ; Charleston, West Virginia -- 2015. In the air ; Guymon, Oklahoma ; Ajo, Arizona ; San Bernardino, California ; Riverside, California ; Redlands, California ; Fresno, California ; Winters, California ; Bend, Oregon ; Redmond and Prineville, Oregon ; Chester, Montana ; The American Prairie Reserve, Montana -- 2016. Dodge City, Kansas ; Garden City and Spearville, Kansas ; Erie, Pennsylvania -- What we saw and what we learned -- 10 1/2 signs of civic success.
Summary, etc.:
"A unique, revelatory portrait of small-town America: the activities, changes, and events that shape this mostly unseen part of our national landscape, and the issues and concerns that matter to the ordinary Americans who make these towns their home. For the last five years, James and Deborah Fallows have been traveling across America in a single-prop airplane, visiting small cities and meeting civic leaders, factory workers, recent immigrants, and young entrepreneurs, seeking to take the pulse and discern the outlook of an America that is unreported and unobserved by the national media. Attending town meetings, breakfasts at local coffee shops, and events at local libraries, they have listened to the challenges and problems that define American lives today. Our Towns is the story of their journey--an account of their visits to twenty-one cities and towns: the individuals they met, the stories they heard, and their portrait of the many different faces of the American future."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Public opinion > United States.
Social surveys > United States.
United States > Social conditions > Public opinon.
United States > Politics and government > Public opinion.
Fallows, James M. > Travel > United States.
Fallows, Deborah > Travel > United States.
TRAVEL / United States / General.
HISTORY / United States / 21st Century.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / Rural.

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