From Publishers Weekly
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As a book of anthropology, sociology, and politics, this is a most insightful book.
Lind's finely reasoned work explains how this type of macho anti-intellectualism which Bush espouses works against America and its relations with the world.
Basically what Lind, and alot of other people don't get is that Bush represents a hybrid of Northern and Frontier Southern.
great book... Rexas living has better value, and more freedomPublished 5 months ago by Amazon Customer
A very clear understanding of how the split in Texas politics developed as well as the characteristics of all Southern political influence in yesterday and today's realities.Published 12 months ago by Susan L. Gordon
This book covers a lot of topics and provides a lot of background on various subjects, such as southern, Texas, and American political history. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Heartland
This book embodies all that is wrong with the mainstream media. Many liberals work from the assumption that all those who oppose their views must be morally flawed. Read morePublished on December 31, 2011 by DaddyHalfDozen
"Made in Texas"? What a joke. Bush isn't a Native Texan first of all. He didn't graduate high school here, didn't graduate college here, and was born of two Yankees. Read morePublished on November 18, 2008 by Native Texan
In this book you will find the fascinating story of how sociological conditions in Texas, via George W. Bush's idiosyncrasy, are shaping world history. Read morePublished on February 28, 2008 by Harmonious
Reading this book was a little shocking at the beginning, but kinda gets long winded in the middle, but ends with a bang! Mr. Read morePublished on November 13, 2007 by Antonio Gutierrez
I am half way through this book and am amazed at Lind's prescience. Everything he wrote about three years ago is happening today. Exactly. Read morePublished on May 27, 2006 by William L. Fell
Lind's understanding of Southern History is limited. He beats the Scotch-Irish thing to death, without really understanding the history of the group or the fact that the group's... Read morePublished on January 15, 2006 by Billy Parker's cantakerous mule