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The Resource The unwinding : an inner history of the new America, George Packer

The unwinding : an inner history of the new America, George Packer

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The unwinding : an inner history of the new America
Title
The unwinding
Title remainder
an inner history of the new America
Statement of responsibility
George Packer
Title variation
Inner history of the new America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through an examination of the lives of several Americans and leading public figures over the past three decades, Packer portrays a superpower in danger of coming apart at the seams, its elites no longer elite, its institutions no longer working, its ordinary people left to improvise their own schemes for success and salvation
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2013.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 2013.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10181819
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Packer, George
Dewey number
973.924
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social problems
  • Crises
  • Politicians
  • Celebrities
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an inner history of the new America
Label
The unwinding : an inner history of the new America, George Packer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [431]-434).
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
vi, 434 pages
Isbn
9780374534608
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The unwinding : an inner history of the new America, George Packer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [431]-434).
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
vi, 434 pages
Isbn
9780374534608
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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