American Dreams Lost and Found

Terkel, Studs

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Place Published: New York
Publisher: The New Press
Date Published: 2005
Edition: Later printing
Binding: Paperback
Condition: as NEW
ISBN: 1565845455
Book Id: 15180


470 pp. Octavo. Light blue covers.


With a preface by Robert Sherrill.In this unique exploration of the most pervasive of national myths, Studs Terkel brings together a multitude of voices to articulate widely different versions of "The American Dream." From farm kids longing for the city to city kids determined to get out, from the Boston Brahmin to the KKK member, from newly arrived immigrants to families who have lived in this country for generations, American Dreams highlights the hopes and frustrations of people from every quarter of the United States.

By This Author: Terkel, Studs
By This Publisher: The New Press