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Heartland : a memoir of working hard and being broke in the richest country on earth / Sarah Smarsh.

Smarsh, Sarah, (author, narrator.).
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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library CD B SMA 8442 (Text) 78551000643442 Audio CD Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 978.1033 SMAR (Text) 39231033427614 New Audiovisual Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial CD B SMARSH, SARAH SMARSH (Text) 33946003369126 Nonfiction Audiobooks . 2nd Floor Checked out 12/26/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781508267409
  • ISBN: 1508267405
  • Physical Description: 8 audio discs (approximately 9.5 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Audioworks, imprint of Simon & Schuster Audio, [2018]

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Read by the author.
Summary, etc.:
During Smarsh's turbulent childhood in Kansas in the '80s and '90s, the forces of cyclical poverty and the country's changing economic policies solidified her family's place among the working poor. Her personal history affirms the corrosive impact intergenerational poverty can have on individuals, families, and communities. Combining memoir with powerful analysis and cultural commentary, this is an uncompromising look at class, identity, and the particular perils of having less in a country known for its excess.
Subject: Smarsh, Sarah.
Smarsh, Sarah > Family.
Working poor > Kansas > 20th century > Biography.
Kansas > Economic conditions.
Kansas > Social conditions.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Poverty & Homelessness.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / Rural.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Autobiographies.

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