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The man who sold the world

Ronald Reagan and the betrayal of Main Street America
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Nation Books , New York, NY
Reagan, Ronald -- Political and social views, Reagan, Ronald -- Ethics, Reagan, Ronald -- Influence, City and town life -- United States, Social values -- United States, National characteristics, American, United States -- Politics and government -- 1981-1989, United States -- Economic policy -- 1981-1993, United States -- Social policy -- 1980-1993, United States -- Social conditions --
StatementWilliam Kleinknecht.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE877.2 .K58 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 317 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22543264M
ISBN 101568584105
ISBN 139781568584102
LC Control Number2008041112
OCLC/WorldCa246893612

In "The Man Who Sold the World", journalist William Kleinknecht explores Middle America and shows how Reaganism put the poor and working class back on the margins of everything except the basest popular culture.

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