New PDF release: Age of Betrayal

By Jack Beatty

ISBN-10: 1400032423

ISBN-13: 9781400032426

ISBN-10: 1400040280

ISBN-13: 9781400040285

Age of Betrayal is an excellent reconsideration of America's first Gilded Age, whilst war-born desires of freedom and democracy died in their impossibility. targeting the alliance among govt and railroads cast by means of bribes and crusade contributions, Jack Beatty info the corruption of yankee political tradition that, within the phrases of Rutherford B. Hayes, reworked “a executive of the folk, by means of the folks, and for the folks” into “a executive by means of the firms, of the firms, and for the corporations.” A passionate, gripping, scandalous and sorrowing historical past of the triumph of wealth over commonwealth.

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