Once A Hobo : The Autobiography of Monte Holm
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- Seller:Desired Books
- Sales Rank:634,300
- Languages:English (Published), English (Original Language), English (Unknown)
- Number Of Items:1
- Edition:First Edition
- Shipping Weight (lbs):2.4
- Dimensions (in):11.5 x 8.5 x 0.9
- Publication Date:September 18, 1999
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In 1930, during the Depression, a 13-year-old boy was forced from his home and became a hobo. The entire country was in dire straits. There was no work, no money, and very little food. Many people hit the road to find employment of any kind - but few were as young as Monte Holm. These young people joined an army of young men and women - common folk as well as, skilled tradesmen, engineers, lawyers, bankers - that rode the rails, traveling from state to state, seeking work. Hunger and danger were their constant companions. This yongster became a man at a very tender age.
Dennis Clay and Monte Holm have collaborated to produce this intriguing story of one man's struggle to attain a victorious life.
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