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

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

Label
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
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
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10181819
Cataloging source
NDB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Packer, George
Dewey number
973.924
Index
no index present
LC call number
E839
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Social problems
  • Crises
  • United States
  • Politicians
  • Celebrities
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
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=1286792
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I -- 1978 -- Dean Price -- Total War : Newt Gingrich -- Jeff Connaughton -- 1984 -- Tammy Thomas -- Her Own : Oprah Winfrey -- 1987 -- Jeff Connaughton -- Dean Price -- Mr. Sam : Sam Walton -- 1994 -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tammy Thomas -- Just Business : Jay-Z -- Silicon Valley -- 1999 -- Biography : Alice Waters -- Dean Price -- Tammy Thomas -- 2003 -- Institution Man (1) : Colin Powell -- Jeff Connaughton -- Part II -- Dean Price -- Biography : Andrew Breitbart -- Tampa -- 2008 -- Silicon Valley -- Institution Man (2) : Robert Rubin -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tammy Thomas -- Dean Price -- Tampa -- Part III -- Jeff Connaughton -- 2010 -- Biography : Elizabeth Warren -- Tampa -- Dean Price -- Tammy Thomas -- Tampa -- Wall Street -- 2012 -- Silicon Valley -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tampa -- Tammy Thomas -- Dean Price
Control code
ocn868894886
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 434 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780571280339
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00403156
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • B00ANI9GIQ
  • A75770B2-67C9-4B93-B427-1EC235A0574A
  • B6FF2872-A906-4B19-82C0-B14E0E881D28
System control number
(OCoLC)868894886
Label
The unwinding : an inner history of the new America, George Packer
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=1286792
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I -- 1978 -- Dean Price -- Total War : Newt Gingrich -- Jeff Connaughton -- 1984 -- Tammy Thomas -- Her Own : Oprah Winfrey -- 1987 -- Jeff Connaughton -- Dean Price -- Mr. Sam : Sam Walton -- 1994 -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tammy Thomas -- Just Business : Jay-Z -- Silicon Valley -- 1999 -- Biography : Alice Waters -- Dean Price -- Tammy Thomas -- 2003 -- Institution Man (1) : Colin Powell -- Jeff Connaughton -- Part II -- Dean Price -- Biography : Andrew Breitbart -- Tampa -- 2008 -- Silicon Valley -- Institution Man (2) : Robert Rubin -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tammy Thomas -- Dean Price -- Tampa -- Part III -- Jeff Connaughton -- 2010 -- Biography : Elizabeth Warren -- Tampa -- Dean Price -- Tammy Thomas -- Tampa -- Wall Street -- 2012 -- Silicon Valley -- Jeff Connaughton -- Tampa -- Tammy Thomas -- Dean Price
Control code
ocn868894886
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 434 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780571280339
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00403156
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • B00ANI9GIQ
  • A75770B2-67C9-4B93-B427-1EC235A0574A
  • B6FF2872-A906-4B19-82C0-B14E0E881D28
System control number
(OCoLC)868894886

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