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Poorer Richard's America : what would Ben say?, Tom Blair ; foreword by Tom Brokaw

Label
Poorer Richard's America : what would Ben say?
Title
Poorer Richard's America
Title remainder
what would Ben say?
Statement of responsibility
Tom Blair ; foreword by Tom Brokaw
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tom Blair has written, in the voice of Ben Franklin, an updated-for-today book that draws on the essence of Franklin's Poor Richard's Almanack to view America in 2011
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.3092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E302.6.F8
LC item number
B623 2010b
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Poorer Richard's America : what would Ben say?, Tom Blair ; foreword by Tom Brokaw
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York, NY : Skyhorse Pub., c2010
Contents
National deficit -- Real Americans -- Balloons and federal budgets -- Prejudice -- The rise and fall of nations -- Religions, windows to God -- Democracy -- A pleasant night's sleep -- America's greatest generation -- Republicans and Democrats -- The moment of conception -- The rich should pay their fair share -- Stoplights and Wall Street -- Hardships and sacrifice -- Great leaders lead -- Information caressed is knowledge -- Federal income taxes -- Ceasing to live versus dying -- The written word -- An ignorant man with no education is to be pitied -- Marital bliss -- Unintended consequences, domestic affairs -- You have a problem -- Bill of rights -- Distribute pressure, distribute consequences -- Unintended consequences, foreign affairs -- The national debt does not matter -- International affairs -- Equal rights legislation -- Social surplus -- Health care reform -- Health care reform, deux -- Department of defense -- Law of big numbers -- Branches of government -- Love and marriage -- Keynesian economics : effective? -- Children -- China seeks to sell products to other countries -- America, you can do it -- Final thoughts
Control code
5482031
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Center Point large print edition.
Extent
262 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602859647
Isbn Type
(large print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010033558
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn657270833
  • (OCoLC)657270833
Label
Poorer Richard's America : what would Ben say?, Tom Blair ; foreword by Tom Brokaw
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York, NY : Skyhorse Pub., c2010
Contents
National deficit -- Real Americans -- Balloons and federal budgets -- Prejudice -- The rise and fall of nations -- Religions, windows to God -- Democracy -- A pleasant night's sleep -- America's greatest generation -- Republicans and Democrats -- The moment of conception -- The rich should pay their fair share -- Stoplights and Wall Street -- Hardships and sacrifice -- Great leaders lead -- Information caressed is knowledge -- Federal income taxes -- Ceasing to live versus dying -- The written word -- An ignorant man with no education is to be pitied -- Marital bliss -- Unintended consequences, domestic affairs -- You have a problem -- Bill of rights -- Distribute pressure, distribute consequences -- Unintended consequences, foreign affairs -- The national debt does not matter -- International affairs -- Equal rights legislation -- Social surplus -- Health care reform -- Health care reform, deux -- Department of defense -- Law of big numbers -- Branches of government -- Love and marriage -- Keynesian economics : effective? -- Children -- China seeks to sell products to other countries -- America, you can do it -- Final thoughts
Control code
5482031
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Center Point large print edition.
Extent
262 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602859647
Isbn Type
(large print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010033558
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn657270833
  • (OCoLC)657270833

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