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A nation of wusses : how America's leaders lost the guts to make us great, Ed Rendell

Label
A nation of wusses : how America's leaders lost the guts to make us great
Title
A nation of wusses
Title remainder
how America's leaders lost the guts to make us great
Statement of responsibility
Ed Rendell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rendell, Edward G.
Dewey number
973.932
Index
index present
LC call number
E907
LC item number
.R46 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Political culture
  • Self-sacrifice
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
Label
A nation of wusses : how America's leaders lost the guts to make us great, Ed Rendell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The wussification of America -- "We're mad as hell and we're not going to take it anymore!" -- "I wear blue, take me too!" -- Only a smart Jewish lawyer can turn this city around -- The truth about waste, fraud, and abuse -- "Fast Eddie, we are ready!" -- What's a nice Jewish boy doing holdings hands with Louis Farrakhan? -- "We don't cover plane landings!" -- "Harper Valley PTA" -- Animals I have known -- How to get uninvited to a Christmas party you were never invited to -- How my love affair with Philadelphia made me governor -- Lobbyists' rule : no money for school -- "Behold the turtle" -- How two young non-wuss Pittsburgh women stared down the Haitian and US governments -- Sports and politics -- "Like a sturgeon" -- Change we can believe in : how the best communicator in campaign history has been badly outcommunicated as President -- "Know when to fold 'em" -- Please, please don't honor me -- Build, baby, build : "infrastructure, " the least sexy word in the English language -- Stand and defeat : there are some things worth losing for - -"The charge of the Wuss Brigade!" -- Does government create jobs? -- Is honesty the best policy? -- The top ten reasons why most American politicians are wusses -- How to get our democracy back on track-- electoral reform
Control code
ocn760978468
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 244 pages
Isbn
9781118279052
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011053471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1087805
  • (Sirsi) o760978468
  • (OCoLC)760978468
Label
A nation of wusses : how America's leaders lost the guts to make us great, Ed Rendell
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The wussification of America -- "We're mad as hell and we're not going to take it anymore!" -- "I wear blue, take me too!" -- Only a smart Jewish lawyer can turn this city around -- The truth about waste, fraud, and abuse -- "Fast Eddie, we are ready!" -- What's a nice Jewish boy doing holdings hands with Louis Farrakhan? -- "We don't cover plane landings!" -- "Harper Valley PTA" -- Animals I have known -- How to get uninvited to a Christmas party you were never invited to -- How my love affair with Philadelphia made me governor -- Lobbyists' rule : no money for school -- "Behold the turtle" -- How two young non-wuss Pittsburgh women stared down the Haitian and US governments -- Sports and politics -- "Like a sturgeon" -- Change we can believe in : how the best communicator in campaign history has been badly outcommunicated as President -- "Know when to fold 'em" -- Please, please don't honor me -- Build, baby, build : "infrastructure, " the least sexy word in the English language -- Stand and defeat : there are some things worth losing for - -"The charge of the Wuss Brigade!" -- Does government create jobs? -- Is honesty the best policy? -- The top ten reasons why most American politicians are wusses -- How to get our democracy back on track-- electoral reform
Control code
ocn760978468
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 244 pages
Isbn
9781118279052
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011053471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1087805
  • (Sirsi) o760978468
  • (OCoLC)760978468

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