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The Resource Poorer Richard's America : what would Ben say?, Tom Blair

Poorer Richard's America : what would Ben say?, Tom Blair

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
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blair, Tom
Dewey number
  • 973.3092
  • 973.932
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E302.6.F8
LC item number
B623 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Social problems
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Poorer Richard's America : what would Ben say?, Tom Blair
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223092138313
  • 31223093198704
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
National deficit -- Religions, windows to God -- Balloons and federal budgets -- Prejudice -- The rise and fall of nations -- Real Americans -- 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 -- Children -- China seeks to sell products to other countries -- America, you can do it -- Final thoughts
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xx, 220 p.
Isbn
9781616081904
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010027538
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 642849447
  • .b23756391
  • (OCoLC)642849447
Label
Poorer Richard's America : what would Ben say?, Tom Blair
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223092138313
  • 31223093198704
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
National deficit -- Religions, windows to God -- Balloons and federal budgets -- Prejudice -- The rise and fall of nations -- Real Americans -- 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 -- Children -- China seeks to sell products to other countries -- America, you can do it -- Final thoughts
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xx, 220 p.
Isbn
9781616081904
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010027538
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 642849447
  • .b23756391
  • (OCoLC)642849447

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