Textbook

Books Price Comparison (Including Amazon) - Guaranteed Lowest Prices on Books


 

Working Classics: POEMS ON INDUSTRIAL LIFE

 
 
 
 
Working Classics: POEMS ON INDUSTRIAL LIFE
Author: N/A
ISBN 13: 9780252061332
ISBN 10: 252061330
Edition: First Printing
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publication Date: 1991-01-01
Format: Paperback
Pages: 304
List Price: $21.00
 
 

These poems are about work: the hard monotonous kind that changes people for the worse and makes ghosts of them...one hopes at least a few bosses will read them.

Booknews

A diverse collection of 169 poems by 74 poets writing about blue- collar America at work. Arrangement is by author, with indexing that gives access by subjects such as accidents, after work, bosses, various industries, retirement, sabotage, pride in work. The theme of work is a central and evocative one, and this collection brings its importance home. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)