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The Resource The unwinding : an inner history of the new America, George Packer

The unwinding : an inner history of the new America, George Packer

Label
The unwinding : an inner history of the new America
Title
The unwinding
Title remainder
an inner history of the new America
Statement of responsibility
George Packer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through an examination of the lives of several Americans and leading public figures over the past three decades, Packer portrays a superpower in danger of coming apart at the seams, its elites no longer elite, its institutions no longer working, its ordinary people left to improvise their own schemes for success and salvation
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Packer, George
Dewey number
973.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
E839
LC item number
.P28 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social problems
  • Crises
  • Politicians
  • Celebrities
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The unwinding : an inner history of the new America, George Packer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [431]-434)
Contents
Part I -- 1978 -- Dean Price -- Total War : Newt Gingrich -- Jeff Connaughton -- 1984 -- Tammy Thomas -- Her Own : Oprah Winfrey -- 1987 -- Jeff Connaughton -- Dean Price -- Mr. Sam : Sam Walton -- 1994 -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tammy Thomas -- Just Business : Jay-Z -- Silicon Valley -- 1999 -- Biography : Alice Waters -- Dean Price -- Tammy Thomas -- 2003 -- Institution Man (1) : Colin Powell -- Jeff Connaughton -- Part II -- Dean Price -- Biography : Andrew Breitbart -- Tampa -- 2008 -- Silicon Valley -- Institution Man (2) : Robert Rubin -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tammy Thomas -- Dean Price -- Tampa -- Part III -- Jeff Connaughton -- 2010 -- Biography : Elizabeth Warren -- Tampa -- Dean Price -- Tammy Thomas -- Tampa -- Wall Street -- 2012 -- Silicon Valley -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tampa -- Tammy Thomas -- Dean Price
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 434 p.
Isbn
9780374102418
Lccn
2013004431
System control number
  • sky254108004
  • (OCoLC)812252804
  • 843627
Label
The unwinding : an inner history of the new America, George Packer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [431]-434)
Contents
Part I -- 1978 -- Dean Price -- Total War : Newt Gingrich -- Jeff Connaughton -- 1984 -- Tammy Thomas -- Her Own : Oprah Winfrey -- 1987 -- Jeff Connaughton -- Dean Price -- Mr. Sam : Sam Walton -- 1994 -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tammy Thomas -- Just Business : Jay-Z -- Silicon Valley -- 1999 -- Biography : Alice Waters -- Dean Price -- Tammy Thomas -- 2003 -- Institution Man (1) : Colin Powell -- Jeff Connaughton -- Part II -- Dean Price -- Biography : Andrew Breitbart -- Tampa -- 2008 -- Silicon Valley -- Institution Man (2) : Robert Rubin -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tammy Thomas -- Dean Price -- Tampa -- Part III -- Jeff Connaughton -- 2010 -- Biography : Elizabeth Warren -- Tampa -- Dean Price -- Tammy Thomas -- Tampa -- Wall Street -- 2012 -- Silicon Valley -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tampa -- Tammy Thomas -- Dean Price
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 434 p.
Isbn
9780374102418
Lccn
2013004431
System control number
  • sky254108004
  • (OCoLC)812252804
  • 843627

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