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The Resource God save Texas : a journey into the soul of the Lone Star State, Lawrence Wright

God save Texas : a journey into the soul of the Lone Star State, Lawrence Wright

Label
God save Texas : a journey into the soul of the Lone Star State
Title
God save Texas
Title remainder
a journey into the soul of the Lone Star State
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Wright
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"God Save Texas is a journey through the most controversial state in America. It is a red state in the heart of Trumpland that hasn't elected a Democrat to a statewide office in more than twenty years; but it is also a state in which minorities already form a majority (including the largest number of Muslim adherents). The cities are blue and among the most diverse in the nation. Oil is still king but Texas now leads California in technology exports. The Texas economic model of low taxes and minimal regulation has produced extraordinary growth but also striking income disparities. Texas looks a lot like the America that Donald Trump wants to create. And Wright's profound portrait of the state not only reflects our country back as it is, but as it was and as it might be"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wright, Lawrence
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright, Lawrence
  • Harrigan, Stephen
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • Texas
Target audience
adult
Label
God save Texas : a journey into the soul of the Lone Star State, Lawrence Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The charms, such as they are -- A tale of three wells -- Houston, we have a problem -- Culture, explained -- The cradle of presidents -- Turn the radio on -- Big D -- Sausage makers -- The city of the violet crown -- More sausage -- Borderlands -- The high lonesome -- Far west, far out -- Among the confederates
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
349 pages
Isbn
9780525520108
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Ownership
*
System control number
  • (OAUW)285839
  • 378841
Label
God save Texas : a journey into the soul of the Lone Star State, Lawrence Wright
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The charms, such as they are -- A tale of three wells -- Houston, we have a problem -- Culture, explained -- The cradle of presidents -- Turn the radio on -- Big D -- Sausage makers -- The city of the violet crown -- More sausage -- Borderlands -- The high lonesome -- Far west, far out -- Among the confederates
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
349 pages
Isbn
9780525520108
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Ownership
*
System control number
  • (OAUW)285839
  • 378841

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