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Author Name    DAVIS, PETER.

Title   Hometown.

Binding   h

Book Condition   Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition.

Edition   First Printing.

Publisher    Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1982.

ISBN Number    0671245562 / 9780671245566

Seller ID   68307X1

Maps the passions of one American town and the conflicts and harmonies that united and divide the townspeople. This is an intimate account of six years in the life of Hamilton, Ohio, whose first recorded event was a hanging. It was virtually destroyed by a flood in 1913, corrupted by Prohibition, devastated by the Depression, diminished by the flight of its industry. Nevertheless it survives and perseveres, and so do its unremarkable yet remarkable townspeople, their town much changed on the surface, yet reserving its past to an extraordinary degree.

(Key Words: Hamilton, Ohio, United States, Hometowns, Peter Davis, Social Life, Sociology).

Price = 6.13 USD



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