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John Steel Gordon is without question one of the best authors in the world today.
If you are comfortable reading an op ed piece in New York Times, Washington Post, or Wall Street Journal, you will be comfortable reading this book.
Overall, a remarkable book that will be discovered by too few, and certainly treasured by those lucky enough to discover it.
John Steel Gordon is without question one of the best authors in the world today. This book should be required reading for every American! Read morePublished 5 months ago by Ashley Peterson
What we've forgotten in government that we should have remembered -- real separation of power, respect but thoughtful dissent essential information needed for true democracy. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Talley
Ah.... debt is good, what a blessing. What could go wrong? I dislike him even more. But glad I read it.Published 11 months ago by Mark Vizenor
Historical, neutral, intriguing, enlightening. Fun to learn about the individual personalities as well.
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This sets straight a lot of misconceptions about the national debt, such as how it got us out of the debt amassed during the War of Independence, how managing debt properly... Read morePublished on February 1, 2013 by Woodman1
Straight to the point about national debt and deficits. Gordon did a wonderful job of writing an interesting short history of our national debt, etc.Published on November 23, 2012 by Frank C. Turner
I hated history as taught in school, and received uniformly poor grades in it. In the day, students were often required to memorize the complete list of presidents and dates of... Read morePublished on September 5, 2012 by Keith Otis Edwards
I have recommended this book to a few of my friends thus far. It is an interesting historical reference of "The Extraordinary Life and Times of Our National Debt. Read morePublished on January 14, 2012 by Kenneth