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Tom Ridge: The test of our times : America under siege-- and how we can be safe again

Author: Thomas J Ridge; Lary Bloom; Free Library of Philadelphia. Central Library. Foundation Offices.
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa. : Free Library of Philadelphia, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : English
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After September 11, 2001, former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge was appointed the first Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. In his candid memoir, The Test of Our Times, Ridge discusses the challenges faced by the new and highly visible department, recounts early successes, missteps, and controversial political maneuvering and offers a prescriptive view for the future safety of the United States.
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Named Person: Thomas J Ridge
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas J Ridge; Lary Bloom; Free Library of Philadelphia. Central Library. Foundation Offices.
OCLC Number: 812531352
Notes: The Free Library Podcast is an easy way to participate in the author events and lectures that take place at the Central Library.
Title from Free Library Author Events podcasts page (viewed Oct. 11, 2012).
Continues to be available as a downloadable file (viewed October 11, 2012).
Performer(s): Tom Ridge ; hosted by the Free Library of Philadelphia Foundation.
Event notes: Originally recorded September 3, 2009 in the Montgomery Auditorium of the Free Library of Philadelphia.
Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file, MP3)
Details: System requirements: Web browser, Windows PC or Macintosh with MP3-capable format, CD/MP3 player, or downloadable to CD/MP3 player (iPod or other podcast players).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Other Titles: Test of our times [podcast]
Responsibility: Tom Ridge with Lary Bloom.

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After September 11, 2001, former Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge was appointed the first Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. In his candid memoir, The Test of Our Times, Ridge discusses the challenges faced by the new and highly visible department, recounts early successes, missteps, and controversial political maneuvering and offers a prescriptive view for the future safety of the United States.

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