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The Resource The greatest story ever sold : the decline and fall of truth from 9/11 to Katrina, Frank Rich

The greatest story ever sold : the decline and fall of truth from 9/11 to Katrina, Frank Rich

Label
The greatest story ever sold : the decline and fall of truth from 9/11 to Katrina
Title
The greatest story ever sold
Title remainder
the decline and fall of truth from 9/11 to Katrina
Statement of responsibility
Frank Rich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the spin campaign of the Bush administration that the author contends enabled the support of a war against a non-September 11 enemy, furthered conservative agendas, and consolidated presidential power
Summary
New York Times columnist Frank Rich reviews the trajectory of fictions spun by the Bush administration from 9/11 to Hurricane Katrina, revealing the most brilliant spin campaign ever conducted
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2006
Biography type
contains biographical information
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163069
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.931
Index
index present
LC call number
E902
LC item number
.R53 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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the decline and fall of truth from 9/11 to Katrina
Label
The greatest story ever sold : the decline and fall of truth from 9/11 to Katrina, Frank Rich
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0702/2006050309.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1: Making the sale. "Home to the heartland" ; "Dead or alive" ; "I don't think anybody could have predicted ..." ; "You don't introduce new products in August" ; "Mission accomplished" -- pt. 2: Buyer's remorse. "We found the weapons of mass destruction" ; "Slam dunk" ; "Reporting for duty" ; "When we act, we create our own reality" ; "I don't think anybody anticipated ..." -- Epilogue: The greatest story every sold -- Appendix: What the White House knew and when it knew it : time lines of the selling of the war
Control code
2568971
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9781594200984
Lccn
2006050309
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70836806
  • (OCoLC)70836806
Label
The greatest story ever sold : the decline and fall of truth from 9/11 to Katrina, Frank Rich
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0702/2006050309.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1: Making the sale. "Home to the heartland" ; "Dead or alive" ; "I don't think anybody could have predicted ..." ; "You don't introduce new products in August" ; "Mission accomplished" -- pt. 2: Buyer's remorse. "We found the weapons of mass destruction" ; "Slam dunk" ; "Reporting for duty" ; "When we act, we create our own reality" ; "I don't think anybody anticipated ..." -- Epilogue: The greatest story every sold -- Appendix: What the White House knew and when it knew it : time lines of the selling of the war
Control code
2568971
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9781594200984
Lccn
2006050309
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm70836806
  • (OCoLC)70836806

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