Working in the Shadows
A Year of Doing the Jobs (Most) Americans Won't Do
Publisher: Nation Books, USA
Year Published: 2011
Pages: 336pp ISBN: 978-1568586380
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX16003
Combining personal narrative with investigative reporting, Thompson shines a light on the underside of the American economy, exposing harsh working conditions, union busting, and lax government enforcement while telling the stories of workers forced to live with chronic pain in the pursuit of $8 an hour.