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The Resource Pity the billionaire : the hard times swindle and the unlikely comeback of the Right, Thomas Frank, (audiobook)

Pity the billionaire : the hard times swindle and the unlikely comeback of the Right, Thomas Frank, (audiobook)

Label
Pity the billionaire : the hard times swindle and the unlikely comeback of the Right
Title
Pity the billionaire
Title remainder
the hard times swindle and the unlikely comeback of the Right
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Frank
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Pity the Billionaire, Frank examines the peculiar mechanism by which dire economic circumstances have delivered unexpected political results. Using firsthand reporting, a knowledge of the American Right, and a wicked sense of humor, he gives us the first full diagnosis of the cultural malady that has transformed collapse into profit, reconceived the Founding Fathers as heroes from an Ayn Rand novel, and enlisted the powerless in a fan club for the prosperous
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frank, Thomas
Dewey number
973.932
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
E907
LC item number
.F72 2012ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Political culture
  • Conservatism
  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • United States
  • United States
  • Rich people
  • Free enterprise
  • Public opinion
  • Audiobooks
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Label
Pity the billionaire : the hard times swindle and the unlikely comeback of the Right, Thomas Frank, (audiobook)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 6:00:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
End Times -- 1929 : The Sequel -- Hold the Note and Change the Key -- Nervous System -- Making a Business Of It -- A Mask for Privilege -- Mimesis -- Say, Don't You Remember -- He Whom a Dream Hath Possessed Knoweth No More of Doubting -- The Technocratic Silence
Control code
ocn741540283
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
5 sound discs (6 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781427214751
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)741540283
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Pity the billionaire : the hard times swindle and the unlikely comeback of the Right, Thomas Frank, (audiobook)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 6:00:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
End Times -- 1929 : The Sequel -- Hold the Note and Change the Key -- Nervous System -- Making a Business Of It -- A Mask for Privilege -- Mimesis -- Say, Don't You Remember -- He Whom a Dream Hath Possessed Knoweth No More of Doubting -- The Technocratic Silence
Control code
ocn741540283
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
5 sound discs (6 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781427214751
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)741540283
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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