Citizen Hobo How a Century of Homelessness Shaped America

[Download] ➵ Citizen Hobo How a Century of Homelessness Shaped America By Todd DePastino – Ar1web.co In the years following the Civil War a veritable army of homeless men swept across America's wageworkers' frontier and forged a beguiling and bedeviling counterculture known as hobohemia Celebrating uIn the years following the Civil War a veritable army of homeless men swept across America's wageworkers' frontier and forged a beguiling and bedeviling counterculture known as hobohemia Celebrating unfettered masculinity and jealously guarding the American road as the preserve of white manhood hoboes took command of downtown districts and swaggered onto center stage of the new urban culture Less obviously perhaps they also staked their own claims on the American polity claims that would in fact transform the very entitlements of American citizenship.

In this eye opening work of American history Todd DePastino tells the epic story of hobohemia's rise and fall and crafts a stunning new interpretation of the American century in the process Drawing on sources ranging from diaries letters and police reports to movies and memoirs Citizen Hobo breathes life into the largely forgotten world of the road but it also crucially shows how the hobo army so haunted the American body politic that it prompted the creation of an entirely new social order and political economy DePastino shows how hoboes—with thei.

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Citizen Hobo How a Century of Homelessness Shaped America

Citizen Hobo How a Century of Homelessness Shaped America Todd DePastino is the author of BILL MAULDIN A LIFE UP FRONT WW Norton and editor of WILLIE JOE THE WWII YEARS Fantagraphics Books He teaches at Waynesburg University and lives in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania

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