The other America: poverty in the United States

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Penguin Books, 1981 - Social Science - 221 pages
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This book, first published in 1962, gives a truthful look at living conditions of poor people.

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This book is amazing. Sadly still relevant today. Read full review

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Harrington portrays the plight of marginalized poor in the 1960's. I've heard that this revolutionary book has spurred the enactment of War on Poverty, and I can easily understand why. The aged ... Read full review

Contents

The Invisible Land I
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The Rejects
11
Pastures of Plenty
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