The Unwinding: An Inner History of the new America download free [PDF and Ebook] by George Packer

The Unwinding: An Inner History of the new America download free [PDF and Ebook] by George Packer year 2014
  • Book name: The Unwinding: An Inner History of the new America
  • Author: George Packer
  • Release date: 2014/9/6
  • Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS AND GIROUX
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Business, Finance and Law
  • ISBN: 9780374534608
  • Rating: 8.85 of 10
  • Votes: 461
  • Review by: Jordy Cunningham
  • Review rating: 8.86 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/28
  • Total pages: 448
  • Includes a PDF summary of 41 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The 2013 National Book Award Winner A New York Times BestsellerAmerican democracy is beset by a sense of crisis. Seismic shifts during a single generation have created a country of winners and losers, allowing unprecedented freedom while rending the social contract, driving the political system to the verge of breakdown, and setting citizens adrift to find new paths forward. In The Unwinding, George Packer tells the story of the past three decades by journeying through the lives of several Americans, including a son of tobacco farmers who becomes an evangelist for a new economy in the rural South, a factory worker in the Rust Belt trying to survive the collapse of her city, a Washington insider oscillating between political idealism and the lure of organized money, and a Silicon Valley billionaire who arrives at a radical vision of the future. Packer interweaves these stories with sketches of public figures, from Newt Gingrich to Jay-Z, and collages made from newspaper headlines, advertising slogans, and song lyrics. Packer's novelistic and kaleidoscopic history of the new America is his most ambitious work to date.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 21H9M19S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Economic History, Political Ideologies, Conservatism & Right-of-centre Democratic Ideologies, History Of The Americas
  • Available formats: PPT, SNB, DOC, EPUB, WORD, PML, TXT, PDF. Compressed in RAR, ARC, ZIP, TAR.XZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.39 USD
  • Dimensions: 137x208x30mm
  • Weight: 363g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York
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