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America : our next chapter : tough questions, straight answers

Author: Chuck Hagel
Publisher: New York : Ecco, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Shares plain-spoken opinions about the current state of American politics, discussing how the nation reached its present circumstances and what the author believes can be done to correct specific moral and economic problems.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hagel, Charles Timothy, 1946-
America.
New York : Ecco, c2008
(OCoLC)653331102
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chuck Hagel
ISBN: 9780061436963 0061436968 9780061436956 006143695X
OCLC Number: 180689977
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xi, 306 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Lit by lightening --
Iraq I : reality, illusion, and politics --
Iraq II : where was Congress? --
Fire in the Holy Land : Israel and the Arabs --
Ayatollahs, blue jeans, and nukes : the question of Iran --
China : the once and future superpower --
Optics : seeing the world through a wider lens --
Terrorism vs. tolerance --
Who speaks up for the rifleman? --
Our sword and shield --
"Always shoulder the wheel" --
Crabs or prairie dogs : politics and paralysis --
Beyond gridlock : a new electoral scenario? --
Competitiveness : staying in the game --
Entitled? --
Conclusion: Leadership --
My Mount Rushmore.
Responsibility: Chuck Hagel.
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Shares plain-spoken opinions about the current state of American politics, discussing how the nation reached its present circumstances and what the author believes can be done to correct specific moral and economic problems.

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