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The Education of an American Dreamer: How a Son of Greek Immigrants Learned His Way from a Nebraska Diner to Washington, Wall Street, and Beyondby Peter G. Peterson
The son of Greek immigrants who ran a diner in Kearny, Nebraska, Pete Peterson has lived the American dream on a scale few ever experience. In this delightfully candid and astute memoir, Peterson tells a story full of family, love, business, politics, ambition, idealism, failure and fulfillment. Full of sharp portraits and humorous, telling descriptions of the many statesmen and financiers he's known over the years, and a deep level of personal revelation,The Education of an American Dreameris a richly satisfying journey through a fascinating man's life.
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Running on Empty: How the Democratic and Republican Parties Are Bankrupting Our Future and What Americans Can Do About Itby Peter G. Peterson
How both parties are exacerbating our economic problems
Running on Empty: How the Democratic and Republican Parties Are Bankrupting Our Future and What Americans Can Do about Itby Peter G. Peterson
This book offers America not only a vision but the practical steps by which to ensure our children's economic future. Running on Empty is not only a warning, it is also a manifesto calling for the next administration to finally confront a deep and disturbing problem that politicians of all parties have insisted on ignoring for too long.
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