skip to content
Sold to the highest bidder : the presidency from Dwight D. Eisenhower to George W. Bush Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Sold to the highest bidder : the presidency from Dwight D. Eisenhower to George W. Bush

Author: Daniel M Friedenberg
Publisher: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Examines each of the presidents, from Eisenhower to Bush, detailing their road to power and their connections to monied elites, and advocates a series of reforms designed to reduce the power of big money over the political system.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Friedenberg, Daniel M.
Sold to the highest bidder.
Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2002
(OCoLC)606627133
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel M Friedenberg
ISBN: 1573929239 9781573929233 9791573929232
OCLC Number: 47643294
Description: 352 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Dwight David Eisenhower --
John Fitzgerald Kennedy --
Lyndon Baines Johnson --
Richard Milhous Nixon --
Gerald Rudolph Ford --
James Earl Carter Jr. --
Ronald Wilson Reagan --
George Herbert Walker Bush --
William Jefferson Clinton --
George Walker Bush --
Democracy/Plutocracy --
Campaign finance and privilege --
Political reforms: the Electoral College, term limits, primaries, U.S. Senate and House apportionment.
Responsibility: Daniel M. Friedenberg ; foreword by Howard Zinn.

Abstract:

Examines each of the presidents, from Eisenhower to Bush, detailing their road to power and their connections to monied elites, and advocates a series of reforms designed to reduce the power of big money over the political system.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/47643294> # Sold to the highest bidder : the presidency from Dwight D. Eisenhower to George W. Bush
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "47643294" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196097177#Place/amherst_n_y> ; # Amherst, N.Y.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008102152> ; # Democracy--United States
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.920922/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85106465> ; # Presidents--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196097177#Event/since_1945> ; # Since 1945
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/968670> ; # Income distribution
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/324.0973/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196097177#Place/united_states> ; # United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> ; # Politics and government
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008104337> ; # Income distribution--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/890077> ; # Democracy
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075723> ; # Presidents
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/91492628> ; # Daniel M. Friedenberg
   schema:datePublished "2002" ;
   schema:description "Examines each of the presidents, from Eisenhower to Bush, detailing their road to power and their connections to monied elites, and advocates a series of reforms designed to reduce the power of big money over the political system."@en ;
   schema:description "Dwight David Eisenhower -- John Fitzgerald Kennedy -- Lyndon Baines Johnson -- Richard Milhous Nixon -- Gerald Rudolph Ford -- James Earl Carter Jr. -- Ronald Wilson Reagan -- George Herbert Walker Bush -- William Jefferson Clinton -- George Walker Bush -- Democracy/Plutocracy -- Campaign finance and privilege -- Political reforms: the Electoral College, term limits, primaries, U.S. Senate and House apportionment."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/196097177> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606627133> ;
   schema:name "Sold to the highest bidder : the presidency from Dwight D. Eisenhower to George W. Bush"@en ;
   schema:productID "47643294" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/47643294#PublicationEvent/amherst_n_y_prometheus_books_2002> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196097177#Agent/prometheus_books> ; # Prometheus Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781573929233> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9791573929232> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/47643294> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196097177#Agent/prometheus_books> # Prometheus Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Prometheus Books" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008102152> # Democracy--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Democracy--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008104337> # Income distribution--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Income distribution--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85106465> # Presidents--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Presidents--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075723> # Presidents
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Presidents"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/890077> # Democracy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Democracy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/968670> # Income distribution
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Income distribution"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/91492628> # Daniel M. Friedenberg
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Friedenberg" ;
   schema:givenName "Daniel M." ;
   schema:name "Daniel M. Friedenberg" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781573929233>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1573929239" ;
   schema:isbn "9781573929233" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9791573929232>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "9791573929232" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606627133>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Sold to the highest bidder." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/47643294> ; # Sold to the highest bidder : the presidency from Dwight D. Eisenhower to George W. Bush
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/47643294>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/47643294> ; # Sold to the highest bidder : the presidency from Dwight D. Eisenhower to George W. Bush
   schema:dateModified "2017-10-22" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.