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A Working Stiff"s Manifesto

A Memoir of Thirty Jobs I Quit, Nine That Fired Me, and Three I Can"t Remember

by Iain Levison

  • 4 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Levison, Iain,
  • Working class,
  • Employees,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • General,
  • Careers - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Anecdotes,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8020837M
    ISBN 100812967941
    ISBN 109780812967944

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A Working Stiff's Manifesto is a laugh-out-loud memoir of one man’s quest to stay afloat. From the North Carolina piedmont to the Alaskan waters, Levison’s odyssey takes him on a cross-country tour of wage labor: gofer, oil deliveryman, mover, fish cutter, restaurant manager, cable thief, each job more mind-numbing than the last/5(38).

A Working Stiff's Manifesto makes Nickel and Dimed look like chump change. It is a funny book about the not-so-funny American workplace.

It is a funny book about the not-so-funny American workplace/5(21). A Working Stiff’s Manifesto is a funny book about the not-so-funny experience of dead-end jobs—the real thing, written not by a high-priced journalist disguised as a counter clerk, but by a genuine wage-dependent, hand-to-mouth working stiff, too well-off for welfare yet too broke to fit a consumer demographic.

He works to keep his car running to get back and forth from work/5(6). A Working Stiff’s Manifesto is a funny book about the not-so-funny experience of dead-end jobs—the real thing, written not by a high-priced journalist disguised as a counter clerk, but by a genuine wage-dependent, hand-to-mouth working stiff, too well-off for welfare yet /5(21).

Working Stiff's Manifesto [Iain Levison] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Working Stiff's Manifesto (02) by Levison, Iain [Hardcover ()]/5(18). Published inA Working Stiff's Manifesto describes a period when jobs were plentiful but generally crappy--low wages, no health insurance, benefits that kick in only after the average employee is projected to quit.

The only, sad difference between now and then is, now you're considered lucky if you have one of those jobs, because if you don't you're probably unemployed/5. A Working Stiff’s Manifesto is a laugh-out-loud memoir of one man’s quest to stay afloat.

From the North Carolina piedmont to the Alaskan waters, Levison’s odyssey takes him on a cross-country tour of wage labor: gofer, oil deliveryman, mover, fish cutter, restaurant manager, cable thief, each job more mind-numbing than the last.

A raucous memoir of odd jobs and unhappiness by an author who is more drifter than working stiff. Willing to up-end his life for a shot at earning a few bucks, Levison finds himself by turns a trucker trainee, a fish cutter, an oil deliveryman, and a film-set gopher.

A Working Stiff's Manifesto: A Memoir of Thirty Jobs I Quit, Nine That Fired Me, and Three I Can't Remember/5().

Working Stiff is the grossest book you'll ever love. But it is also so much more than that: Seamlessly fusing memoir, science journalism, riveting whodunit mysteries, and light humor about a dark topic, Working Stiff is a relentlessly fascinating and informative book from the first page to the last/5().

About for Book Working Stiff s Manifesto: A Memoir F.U.L.L E-B.O.O.K. fredric-blackman. Follow. last year | 2 views. READ book A Working Stiffs Manifesto A Memoir of Thirty Jobs I Quit Nine That Fired Me and Three I FREE BOOOK ONLINE.

Dannytucker. [READ] EBOOK A Working Stiff s Manifesto: Confessions of a Wage Slave BEST COLLECTION. A Working Stiff's Manifesto is a laugh-out-loud memoir of one man s quest to stay afloat. From the North Carolina piedmont to the Alaskan waters, Levison s odyssey takes him on a cross-country tour of wage labor: gofer, oil deliveryman, mover, fish cutter, restaurant manager, cable thief, each job more mind-numbing than the last/5().

Iain Levison was born in Aberdeen, Scotland, in Since moving to the United States, he has worked as a fisherman, carpenter, and cook, and he has detailed his woes of wage slavery in A Working Stiffs Manifesto.

He lives in Raleigh, North Carolina/5(). A Working Stiff's Manifesto is a funny book about the not-so-funny experience of dead-end jobs—the real thing, written not by a high-priced journalist disguised as a counter clerk, but by a genuine wage-dependent, hand-to-mouth working stiff, too well-off for welfare yet too broke to fit a consumer demographic.

He works to keep his car running to get back and forth from work. Buy A Working Stiff's Manifesto: A Memoir of Thirty Jobs I Quit, Nine That Fired Me, and Three I Can't Remember Reprint by Levison, Iain (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(23). A ';bracing, hilarious and dead on' account of a college graduate's chronic underemployment (The New York Times Book Review). In ten years, Iain Levison has lived in six states and worked at forty-two jobs, from fish cutter in Alaska to furniture mover in North Carolina, film-set gopher, oil deliveryman, truck driver, and crab fisherman.

He quit thirty of them, got fired from nine, and has. A Working Stiff's Manifesto By Dalton Ross Updated Ma at AM EDTAuthor: Dalton Ross. Levison's account lacks the Michael Harrington-like ambitions of Ehrenreich's book and the writerly savoir-faire of Cheever's, but it bears an immediacy that neither of those authors can quite.

A Working Stiff's Manifesto makes Nickel and Dimed look like chump change. It is a funny book about the not-so-funny American workplace.

It is a funny book about the not-so-funny American workplace. A Working Stiff's Manifesto: A Memoir Of Thirty Jobs I Quit, Nine That Fired Me, And Three I Can't Remember () About book: As someone who just finished doing their taxes--and had to explain to an accountant why they worked 5 taxable jobs in one tax year--I really enjoyed this book.

Because of some "self-employment form" situation, I had to create a business on the spot; then I had to. A working stiff's manifesto: a memoir. [Iain Levison] -- A funny book in which the author can find lots of work but little fulfillment.

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