The Resource Lost in summerland : essays, Barrett Swanson

Lost in summerland : essays, Barrett Swanson

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Lost in summerland : essays
Title
Lost in summerland
Title remainder
essays
Statement of responsibility
Barrett Swanson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Barrett Swanson embarks on a personal quest across the United States to uncover what it means to be an American amid the swirl of our post-truth climate in this collection of critically acclaimed essays and reportage.A trip with his brother to a New York psychic community becomes a rollicking tour through the world of American spiritualism. At a wilderness retreat in Ohio, men seek a cure for toxic masculinity, while in the hinterlands of Wisconsin, anti-war veterans turn to farming when they cannot sustain the heroic myth of service. And when his best friend's body washes up on the shores of the Mississippi River, he falls into the gullet of true crime discussion boards, exploring the stamina of conspiracy theories along the cankered byways of the Midwest.Traversing the country, Barrett Swanson introduces us to a new reality. At a moment when grand unifying narratives have splintered into competing storylines, these critically acclaimed essays document the many routes by which people are struggling to find stability in the aftermath of our country's political and economic collapse, sometimes at dire and disillusioning costs
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Swanson, Barrett
Dewey number
306.0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HN59.4
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Social ecology
  • Social psychology
  • United States
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Lost in summerland : essays, Barrett Swanson
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OverDrive eBook
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online resource
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multicolored
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text
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1 online resource.
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online
Isbn
9781640094192
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computer
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rdamedia
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E3CE8862-85CE-4035-8229-DFB6815808BC
System control number
(OCoLC)1251803468
Label
Lost in summerland : essays, Barrett Swanson
Link
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781640094192
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E3CE8862-85CE-4035-8229-DFB6815808BC
System control number
(OCoLC)1251803468

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