Quotable Rudy: Words of Insight, Savvy, and Survival by and about Rudy Giuliani, a Mayor for America

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Rudy Giuliani was named Time magazine's 2001 Person of the Year, and it's no wonder. He was the courageous and inspirational leader who emerged shaken but not deterred from the smoldering ruins left behind in the aftermath of the September 11 terrorist attacks on New York City's World Trade Center. His hands-on actions and soothing words comforted not only a shocked, grieving city but a nation as well. Frequently brash and occasionally confrontational, Giuliani attacked and drastically reduced crime in New York ...

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Overview

Rudy Giuliani was named Time magazine's 2001 Person of the Year, and it's no wonder. He was the courageous and inspirational leader who emerged shaken but not deterred from the smoldering ruins left behind in the aftermath of the September 11 terrorist attacks on New York City's World Trade Center. His hands-on actions and soothing words comforted not only a shocked, grieving city but a nation as well. Frequently brash and occasionally confrontational, Giuliani attacked and drastically reduced crime in New York City, among his numerous accomplishments. This compilation of about 300 quotes by and about the now-former mayor and rising political star tackles dozens of compelling topics.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781931249164
  • Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing
  • Publication date: 1/28/2002
  • Series: Potent Quotables Series
  • Pages: 144
  • Product dimensions: 6.12 (w) x 6.68 (h) x 0.64 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction vii
Politics as Unusual 1
A Bite out of Crime 8
New York, New York 19
Schools and Education 27
New York's Finest and Bravest 35
Coming to America 40
Rudy His Own Self 46
Not Welfare; Workfare 56
Sports and Culture 61
Business 66
His Prostate Cancer 70
September 11 and the Aftermath 75
Rudy Redux (A-Z) 91
A Few Final Words as Mayor 117
Notes 121
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