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Worked to the Bone

Race, Class, Power, and Privilege in Kentucky

by Pem Davidson Buck

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Monthly Review Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Social Stratification,
  • Race And Ethnic Relations,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • United States - General,
  • Social History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8791443M
    ISBN 101583670467
    ISBN 109781583670460


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