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The Resource The grouchy historian : an old-time lefty defends our Constitution against right-wing hypocrites and nutjobs, Ed Asner and Ed. Weinberger

The grouchy historian : an old-time lefty defends our Constitution against right-wing hypocrites and nutjobs, Ed Asner and Ed. Weinberger

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The grouchy historian : an old-time lefty defends our Constitution against right-wing hypocrites and nutjobs
Title
The grouchy historian
Title remainder
an old-time lefty defends our Constitution against right-wing hypocrites and nutjobs
Statement of responsibility
Ed Asner and Ed. Weinberger
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDX
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Asner, Edward,
Dewey number
342.7302
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
JK275
LC item number
.A776 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Weinberger, Ed,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Commentary & Opinion
  • HISTORY / United States / General
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government / General
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The grouchy historian : an old-time lefty defends our Constitution against right-wing hypocrites and nutjobs, Ed Asner and Ed. Weinberger
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-334)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Why I wrote this book -- The founders and framers: who were those guys? -- Snapshots of life in Philadelphia, 1787 -- Heckling the right wing: their top ten talking points and my top ten comebacks -- God and the Constitution, Part I: Epistle to the Christian Right -- God and the Constitution, Part II: Epistle to the Mormons -- The writing of the Constitution: notes from the Constitutional Convention as recorded by Billey, slave to James Madison, May 6 to September 17, 1787 -- Charles Beard's economic interpretation of the Constitution, Part I: meeting the framers -- Charles Beard's economic interpretation of the Constitution, Part II: following the money -- The chapter of leftovers, Part I -- Open letter to Senator Ted Cruz written in the style of 1787 -- The Constitution according to Ben Carson, MD -- Rewriting the Constitution: Mark Levin and the Asner Amendments -- Immigration and Ann Coulter: a review that was never published in the New York Times Book Review -- The shocking truth about the Bill of Rights -- The Bill of Rights in the real world -- The chapter of leftovers, Part II -- The Emperor has no robes: Justice Antonin Scalia and Citizens United -- Scarier that Scalia: Introducing Justice Clarence Thomas -- What in Hell is a strict constructionist? -- Anonymous letter to certain members of the Supreme Court -- The chapter of leftovers, Part III -- The Second Amendment: Guns and the NRA -- In conclusion -- Appendix: The Constitution of the United States: a transcription
Control code
975847665
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 336 pages
Isbn
9781501166020
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The grouchy historian : an old-time lefty defends our Constitution against right-wing hypocrites and nutjobs, Ed Asner and Ed. Weinberger
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-334)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Why I wrote this book -- The founders and framers: who were those guys? -- Snapshots of life in Philadelphia, 1787 -- Heckling the right wing: their top ten talking points and my top ten comebacks -- God and the Constitution, Part I: Epistle to the Christian Right -- God and the Constitution, Part II: Epistle to the Mormons -- The writing of the Constitution: notes from the Constitutional Convention as recorded by Billey, slave to James Madison, May 6 to September 17, 1787 -- Charles Beard's economic interpretation of the Constitution, Part I: meeting the framers -- Charles Beard's economic interpretation of the Constitution, Part II: following the money -- The chapter of leftovers, Part I -- Open letter to Senator Ted Cruz written in the style of 1787 -- The Constitution according to Ben Carson, MD -- Rewriting the Constitution: Mark Levin and the Asner Amendments -- Immigration and Ann Coulter: a review that was never published in the New York Times Book Review -- The shocking truth about the Bill of Rights -- The Bill of Rights in the real world -- The chapter of leftovers, Part II -- The Emperor has no robes: Justice Antonin Scalia and Citizens United -- Scarier that Scalia: Introducing Justice Clarence Thomas -- What in Hell is a strict constructionist? -- Anonymous letter to certain members of the Supreme Court -- The chapter of leftovers, Part III -- The Second Amendment: Guns and the NRA -- In conclusion -- Appendix: The Constitution of the United States: a transcription
Control code
975847665
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 336 pages
Isbn
9781501166020
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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