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One nation under debt : Hamilton, Jefferson and the history of what we owe / Robert E. Wright, Ph.D.

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Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville 336.3 WRI (Text) 76895000055027 1st Floor Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780071543934 :
  • ISBN: 0071543937 :
  • Physical Description: 419 pages
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : McGraw-Hill, 2008.

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A twinkle in the eye: the importance of government debt -- Parentage: European precedents -- Conception: financing revolution -- Gestation: the Constitution and the national debt -- Birth: Alexander Hamilton's grand plan -- Youth and maturity: the public debt grows up, then slims down -- Life: the life and times of federal bondholders in Virginia -- Blessing: American economic growth -- Death and reincarnation: Jackson's triumph and failure.
Subject: Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
Debts, Public > United States.
Budget deficits > United States.
Government spending policy > United States.

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