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Author McClelland, Ted.

Title Nothin' but blue skies : the heyday, hard times, and hopes of America's industrial heartland / Edward McClelland.

Imprint New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    330.977 MCCL    Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 343 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-332) and index.
Contents Gus's Bar -- The sit-down striker -- The arsenal of democracy -- The Motor City is burning -- Burn on, big river -- I'm a Flintoid -- "A rust bowl" -- Homestead -- New Jack cities -- The smell of money -- "We're all going to end up in Chicago" -- "Nature always bats last" -- Lackawanna blues -- The second great recession -- The corner of Palmer and Jesus saves -- Flintstones -- "This is not your father's Oldsmobile."
Subject Industries -- Middle West.
Industries -- Lake States.
Social change -- Middle West.
Social change -- Lake States.
Working class -- Middle West.
Working class -- Lake States.
Middle West -- Economic conditions.
Lake States -- Economic conditions.
Middle West -- Politics and government.
Lake States -- Politics and government.
Added Title Nothing but blue skies
ISBN 9781608195299 hardback
1608195295 hardback

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