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Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Owl Books
Publication date May 1, 2002
Pages 230
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780805063899
ISBN-10 0805063897
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.50 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $13.00
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
The sharp social critic and author of Blood Rites looks underneath the illusion of American prosperity at poverty and hopelessness in America. Reprint. 100,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
Editions
Hardcover
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Large print edition from Wheeler Pub Inc (January 1, 2003)
9781587243684 | details & prices | 311 pages | 6.25 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 0.59 lbs | List price $29.95
About: In an attempt to understand the lives of Americans earning near-minimum wages, the author works as a waitress in Florida, a cleaning woman in Maine, and a sales clerk in Minnesota.
from Metropolitan Books (May 1, 2001)
9780805063882 | details & prices | 221 pages | 8.75 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $23.00
About: In an attempt to understand the lives of Americans earning near-minimum wages, Ehrenreich works as a waitress in Florida, a cleaning woman in Maine, and a sales clerk in Minnesota.
Paperback
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10 anv edition from Picador USA (August 2, 2011)
9780312626686 | details & prices | 244 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.52 lbs | List price $16.00
Reprint edition from Henry Holt & Co (June 24, 2008)
9780805088380 | details & prices | 244 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.48 lbs | List price $15.00
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Reprint edition from Owl Books (May 1, 2002)
9780805063899 | details & prices | 230 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $13.00
About: In an attempt to understand the lives of Americans earning near-minimum wages, Ehrenreich works as a waitress in Florida, a cleaning woman in Maine, and a sales clerk in Minnesota.
Reinforced
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from Demco Media (December 1, 2002)
9780606260008 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.64 lbs | List price $22.35
About: In an attempt to understand the lives of Americans earning near-minimum wages, Ehrenreich works as a waitress in Florida, a cleaning woman in Maine, and a sales clerk in Minnesota.
Prebinding
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Reprint edition from Paw Prints (October 4, 2008)
9781439558324 | details & prices | 244 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.62 lbs | List price $23.00
from Turtleback Books (May 1, 2002); titled "Nickel And Dimed: On Not Getting By In America"
9781417618583 | details & prices | 7.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $25.75
About: In an attempt to understand the lives of Americans earning near-minimum wages, Ehrenreich works as a waitress in Florida, a cleaning woman in Maine, and a sales clerk in Minnesota.

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