Browse categories

Bushwhacked: Life in George W. Bush's America by Molly Ivins and Lou Dubose

Bushwhacked: Life in George W. Bush's America by Molly Ivins and Lou Dubose
Asking price: €2withdrawn
Seller:
Knowledge is Power
Top Seller
Feedback:
2950 0
Location:
Churchtown, Dublin
2429 more ads from this seller
Entered/Renewed:
2 months ago
Ad Views:
366
Viewing 1 of 3
Bushwhacked: Life in George W. Bush's America by Molly Ivins and Lou Dubose

Description

Published 2003: First Edition / Hardcover / As New

Original red and black cloth and pictorial dust jacket. 548 as new clean and bright unmarked pages. Slight shelf wear.

Collection can be arranged by Appointment Churchtown, Dublin 14
Postage service is also available. 

From Molly Ivins and Lou Dubose, authors of Shrub, Bushwhacked is a hilarious, no-holds-barred look at George W. Bush and his administration, and an essential book for understanding the full, destructive impact of his presidency.

For years, bestselling political commentator Molly Ivins has been sounding the alarm about George W. Bush. In Shrub, her 2000 skewering of presidential candidate Bush, the inimitable Ivins, with co-author Lou Dubose, offered a devastating exposé of Dubya’s career and abysmal record as governor of Texas. Now, in their second book on our current White House occupant, Ivins and Dubose take the wire brush to the Bush presidency and show how he has applied the same flawed strategies he used in governing Texas to running the largest superpower in the world.

Bushwhacked brings to light the horrendous legacy of the Bush tax cut, his increasingly appalling environmental record, his administration’s involvement in the Enron scandal, and the real Bush foreign policy—botched nation building in Kabul and Baghdad, alienation of former allies—and, unfortunately, much more. Ivins and Dubose go beyond the too frequently soft media coverage of Bush to show us just how damaging his policies have been to ordinary Americans—“the Doug Jones Average,” rather than the Dow Jones Average. Bushwhacked is filled with sharp observation, humor, and compassion for the people often ignored by the federal government and the Washington press corps.

With the war on terrorism posing unprecedented challenges to our civil liberties, and with the Bush economic policy in shambles, it is high time for a close look at the state of our Union. Molly Ivins and Lou Dubose provide just that in Bushwhacked—an incisive, entertaining, and damning indictment of the Bush presidency. 

Shipping: CollectionPost/CourierTo be arranged
Payment: CashPaypalBank transferTo be arranged
From sellers around the web: