Hammer Head: The Making of a Carpenter

Hammer Head: The Making of a Carpenter

By: Nina MacLaughlin (author)Paperback

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While working at a Boston newspaper, Nina MacLaughlin applied for a job as a carpenter's assistant. In Hammer Head she tells the story of becoming a carpenter-the joys and frustrations of making things by hand; the challenges she faced as a woman in an occupation that is 99 per cent male-and how manual labour changed the way she sees the world.

About Author

Nina MacLaughlin lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where she works as a carpenter. Formerly an editor at the Boston Phoenix, she has written for the Believer, Bookslut, the Los Angeles Review of Books, and elsewhere.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780393352320
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9780393352320
  • weight: 190
  • ISBN10: 0393352323

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