The Resource Nomadland : surviving America in the twenty-first century, Jessica Bruder

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

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Nomadland : surviving America in the twenty-first century
Title
Nomadland
Title remainder
surviving America in the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
Jessica Bruder
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Language
eng
Summary
From the beet fields of North Dakota to the wilderness campgrounds of California to an Amazon warehouse in Texas, people who once might have kicked back to enjoy their sunset years are hard at work. Underwater on mortgages or finding that Social Security comes up short, they're hitting the road in astonishing numbers, forming a new community of nomads: RV and van-dwelling migrant laborers, or "workampers." Building on her groundbreaking Harper's cover story, "The End of Retirement," which brought attention to these formerly settled members of the middle class, Jessica Bruder follows one such RVer, Linda, between physically taxing seasonal jobs and reunions of her new van-dweller family, or "vanily." Bruder tells a compelling, eye-opening tale of both the economy's dark underbelly and the extraordinary resilience, creativity, and hope of these hardworking, quintessential Americans? Many of them single women? Who have traded rootedness for the dream of a better life
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technical information on music
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ZAC
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Bruder, Jessica
Dewey number
331.3/980973
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not applicable
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not applicable
LC call number
HD6280
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other
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Karen White
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White, Karen
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  • Older people
  • Retirees
  • Retirement
  • Casual labor
  • Working poor
  • Migrant labor
  • Recreational vehicle living
  • Van life
  • Casual labor
  • Migrant labor
  • Older people
  • Recreational vehicle living
  • Retirees
  • Retirement
  • Van life
  • Working poor
  • United States
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adult
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Label
Nomadland : surviving America in the twenty-first century, Jessica Bruder
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digital storage
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
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spoken word
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  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1011107303
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Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9 hr., 59 min.))
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unknown
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online
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not applicable
Isbn
9781681687193
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
Publisher number
MWT11959110
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
DA1A3555-9854-4950-9E97-EAD6E737EACF
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  • (Sirsi) o1011107303
  • (OCoLC)1011107303
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Label
Nomadland : surviving America in the twenty-first century, Jessica Bruder
Link
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1011107303
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9 hr., 59 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781681687193
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11959110
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
DA1A3555-9854-4950-9E97-EAD6E737EACF
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1011107303
  • (OCoLC)1011107303
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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