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Nickel and Dimed

Nickel and Dimed( )
Author: Ehrenreich, Barbara
ISBN:978-1-58724-368-4
Publication Date:Apr 2003
Publisher:Cengage Gale
Imprint:Wheeler Publishing, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $66.00
Book Description:

Millions of Americans work full-time, year-round, for poverty-level wages. But how can anyone survive, let alone prosper, on six to seven dollars an hour? To find out, Barbara Ehrenreich moved to Florida to Maine to Minnesota, taking the cheapest lodgings available and accepting work as a waitress, hotel maid, house cleaner, nursing home aide, and Wal-Mart salesperson. She soon discovered that even the lowliest occupations require exhausting mental and physical efforts. And one job is...
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Ehrenreich, Barbara (Author)
Barbara Ehrenreich is the author of "Blood Rites"; "The Worst Years of Our Lives"; "Fear of Falling", which was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award, & eight other books. A frequent contributor to Time, Harper's, Esquire, The New Republic, Mirabella, The Nation, The New York Magazine, she lives near Key West, Florida.

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