The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America by George Packer – review

 · As George Packer writes in “The Unwinding,” a gripping narrative survey of contemporary America, the Hartzells were “estranged from their surviving relatives, most of whom were heavy drinkers.

Think of George Packer’s new book, "The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America" as the un-Internet take on the transformation this country has undergone in the past 35 years. It’s wide ranging.

Instead, he praised political journalist George Packer’s “The Unwinding: An Inner History. culture of America, Weinstein said. “Packer rarely comes out and says what he thinks,” the New York Times’.

Like any great change, the unwinding began at countless times, in countless ways – and at some moment the country, always the same coun­try, crossed a line of history. force in American life,

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While McBride’s book fictionalized characters from American history, George Packer won the nonfiction award for “The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America,” an often novelistic chronicle of.

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The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America, by George Packer, Farrar, Straus and Giroux. In The New York times book review, Jason DeParle wrote: "A distinguished Berkeley sociologist,

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George Packer’s new book is about this missing America. Spanning three decades, it’s a history of disassemblage. Packer isn’t too clear about when "The Unwinding" took place. At one point he asks.