Insatiable Government: Essays by Garet Garrett

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Who is Garet Garrett? Garet Garrett 1878-1954 is a case study in a forgotten genius, about whom Ludwig von Mises said: "His keen penetration and his forceful direct language are … unsurpassed by any author." His entire oeuvre offers a sparkling vision of peace under free markets.

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Overview


Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for Caxton Press

Who is Garet Garrett? Garet Garrett 1878-1954 is a case study in a forgotten genius, about whom Ludwig von Mises said: "His keen penetration and his forceful direct language are … unsurpassed by any author." His entire oeuvre offers a sparkling vision of peace under free markets.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780870044632
  • Publisher: Caxton Press
  • Publication date: 5/1/2008
  • Pages: 300
  • Product dimensions: 6.18 (w) x 8.85 (h) x 0.67 (d)

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Garet Garrett was born Edward Peter Garrett in 1878.  A reporter, essayist and editorial writer for the New York Sun, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and the Saturday Evening Post, Garrett became one of the most vociferous opponents of Roosevelt's New Deal Policies.
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Table of Contents


Introduction     ix
Credo
The Law of Strength 1924     1
The Visible Hand
Insatiable Government 1932     5
Then It Rained 1936     22
At His Ease 1938     25
The Yes Principle 1941     28
A Finished World
To Stabilize Industry 1933     33
The Wealth Question 1935     44
The Promise of Security 1936     63
Status for Labor 1940     68
Status for the Poor 1947     71
On the Land
A Kept Industry 1932     75
A Kind of Progression 1935     84
Never a Prayer 1939     95
Repudiation
'At All Hazards' 1934     103
The Paramount Money 1940     114
Entanglements
Sentimental Imperialists 1931     121
Give, Forgive and Lend 1923     132
'All of Europe May Crash' 1932     145
A Formerly Capitalist People 1947     159
War
War Has Lost Its Pocket 1940     163
Terrific Taxation 1941     179
The Law of Controls 1950     182
A New Proprietor
Peace on the Rails 1939     189
An Act of Seizure 1946     205
Pensions for Capital 1950     210
Origins
The Dawn of Steel 1923     213
Laissez Faire 1949     223
Index     243
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