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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.

Publication Info. New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2013.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Fossil Ridge PL - Main Adult Non Fiction - FRBB-2  330.977 MCC    AVAILABLE
 Manhattan-Elwood PL Adult Non Fiction - MTBB-2  330.9 MCC    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  330.977 MCC    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  330.977 MCC    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  330.977 MCC    AVAILABLE
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description 343 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 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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