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In the spring of 2001, a community of people in the Appalachian foothills had come to the edge of all they had ever been. Now they stood looking down, bitter, angry, afraid. Across the South, padlocks and logging chains bound the doors of silent mills, and it seemed a miracle to blue-collar people in Jacksonville, Alabama, that their mill still bit, shook, and roared. The century-old hardwood floors still trembled under whirling steel, and people worked on, in a mist of white air. The mill had become almost a living thing, rewarding the hardworking and careful with the best payday they ever had but punishing the careless and clumsy, taking a finger, a hand, or more.

The mill was here before the automobile, before the flying machine, and they served it even as it filled their lungs with lint and shortened their lives. In return, it let them live in stiff-necked dignity in the hills of their fathers. So when death did come, no one had to ship a body home on a train. This is a mill story—not of bricks, steel, and cotton—but of the people who suffered in it to live.

The Most They Ever Had Audiobook Narrator

Rick Bragg is the narrator of The Most They Ever Had audiobook that was written by Rick Bragg

Rick Bragg is the author of a trilogy of bestselling books on the people of the American South. He is a professor of writing at the University of Alabama.

About the Author(s) of The Most They Ever Had

Rick Bragg is the author of The Most They Ever Had

Rick Bragg is the author of a trilogy of bestselling books on the people of the American South. He is a professor of writing at the University of Alabama.

The Most They Ever Had Full Details

NarratorRick Bragg
Length4 hours and 16 minutes
AuthorRick Bragg
PublisherBlackstone Publishing
Release dateOctober 07, 2009
ISBN9781481545259

Subjects

According to Blackstone Publishing, the Publisher of The Most They Ever Had Audiobook, The Most They Ever Had includes the following subjects: Appalachia, cotton mill, blue collar, blue-collar, Jacksonville, Alabama, Alabama, , the south, South, dignity The BISAC Subject Code is

Additional info

The imprint is Blackstone Publishing. It is supplied by Blackstone Publishing. The ISBN-10 is 1481545256. The ISBN-13 is 9781481545259.

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This book is only available in the United States.

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