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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
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Blair, Tom
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • United States
  • Social problems
  • United States
  • Large type books
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Economic history
  • Large type books
  • Political and social views
  • Political science
  • Social problems
  • United States
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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