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Author Miller, Henry, 1929-

Title On the fringe : the dispossessed in America / by Henry Miller.

Imprint Lexington, Mass. : Lexington Books, c1991.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.56809 M614o    ---  Available
Description xxii, 198 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-192) and index.
Contents On beggars, vagabonds, highwaymen, and vagrants: the legacy of social disorder -- The American contribution: mountain men, forty-niners, cowboys, hoboes, and bums -- The Great Depression -- Antinomians and free spirits: the hippies -- Street people: harbingers of a new residuum -- The contemporary homeless.
Subject Marginality, Social -- History.
People with social disabilities -- History.
Outlaws -- History.
Subculture -- History.
Outcasts -- History.
Homelessness -- History.
ISBN 066924905X

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