Susan Strasser

Susan Stasser is the author of Waste and Want and Satisfaction Guaranteed: The Making of the American Mass Market. Her articles have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Nation. A professor of history at the University of Delaware, she lives near Washington, D.C.


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Never Done

Susan Strasser
A Metropolitan/Holt Paperbacks Book

Never Done is the first history of American housework. Beginning with a description of household chores of the nineteenth century--cooking at fireplaces and on...


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Waste and Want

Susan Strasser
A Metropolitan/Holt Paperbacks Book

An unprecedented look at that most commonplace act of everyday life-throwing things out-and how it has transformed American society. Susan Strasser's...


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