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Author:
Barry, Dan, author.
Title:
Book club kit. The boys in the bunkhouse / Dan Barry.
Publisher:
publisher not identified,
Copyright Date:
2017
Description:
10 books, 1 discussion guide ; in a canvas tote bag (18 in x 13 in x 5 in)
Subject:
People with mental disabilities--Abuse of--Atalissa.--Atalissa.
People with mental disabilities--Employment--Atalissa.--Atalissa.
Packing-houses--Corrupt practices.
Atalissa (Iowa)--History.
Iowa--History.
Muscatine County (Iowa)--History.
Biographies.
Notes:
"The boys in the bunkhouse : servitude and salvation in the heartland" (340 pages ; 21 cm). Published by Harper, New York, 2016. Kit assembled by the Iowa City Public Library. Title and statement of responsibility from book title page. Book Club Kits provide 10 copies of books and discussion information packaged in a convenient canvas bag. Kits check out for six weeks from the Help Desk on the first floor. To find a list of all titles for which kits are available, search by "Book club kits".
Summary:
A full-length account of the author's prize-winning New York Times story chronicles the exploitation and abuse case of a group of developmentally disabled workers, who for 25 years, were forced to work under harrowing conditions for virtually no wages until tenacious advocates helped them achieve their freedom,"--NoveList.
ISBN:
0062372149
9780062372147
Locations:
CAPH522 -- Iowa City Public Library (Iowa City)

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