The Resource Homegrown Democrat : [a few plain thoughts from the heart of America], Garrison Keillor, (electronic resource)

Homegrown Democrat : [a few plain thoughts from the heart of America], Garrison Keillor, (electronic resource)

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Homegrown Democrat : [a few plain thoughts from the heart of America]
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Homegrown Democrat
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[a few plain thoughts from the heart of America]
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Garrison Keillor
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eng
Summary
In his inimitable style, Keillor draws on a lifetime of experience amongst the hardworking, God-fearing people of the Midwest and pays homage to the common code of civic necessities that arose from the left: Protect the social compact. Defend the powerless. Maintain government as a necessary force for good. As Keillor tells it, these are articles of faith that are being attacked by hard-ass Republican tax cutters who believe that human misery is a Dickensian fiction. In a blend of nostalgic reminiscence, humorous meditation, and articulate ire, Keillor asserts the value of his boyhood, the values of Lake Wobegon, that do not square with the ugly narcissistic agenda at work in the country today
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Midwest
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Keillor, Garrison
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  • Democracy
  • Authors, American
  • Radio broadcasters
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Minnesota
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adult
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Homegrown Democrat : [a few plain thoughts from the heart of America], Garrison Keillor, (electronic resource)
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MWT11418143
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Unabridged.
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9781598879636
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MWT11418143
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sound
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11418143
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Label
Homegrown Democrat : [a few plain thoughts from the heart of America], Garrison Keillor, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11418143
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598879636
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11418143
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11418143
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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