The Dead Presidents Club: Tom Paine's "Common Sense" for the 21st Century [NOOK Book]

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It's a dream interview with a former President of the United States, but which President? He can remember a blinding light and thinking some moron failed to dim his headlights. Then nothing. Now, he's sitting in some club and being approached by a man that looks like George Washington.

It has to be a hoax. But it turns out he's at The Dead Presidents Club where he also interviews, Thomas Jefferson, Teddy Roosevelt, Jack Kennedy and other ...

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Overview

It's a dream interview with a former President of the United States, but which President? He can remember a blinding light and thinking some moron failed to dim his headlights. Then nothing. Now, he's sitting in some club and being approached by a man that looks like George Washington.

It has to be a hoax. But it turns out he's at The Dead Presidents Club where he also interviews, Thomas Jefferson, Teddy Roosevelt, Jack Kennedy and other deceased Presidents.

He learns that the Dead Presidents have no confidence in the ability of today's leaders to solve today's great issues. As the interviews continue, he hears how the experiences of the Dead Presidents with problems of the past can provide solutions for the problems of today, most notably, the energy problem, the threat of terrorism and the war in Iraq.

He finds great wisdom and a new perspective from the interviews. But will he find an audience?

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780595620333
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/4/2008
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 146
  • Sales rank: 599,839
  • File size: 199 KB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 6, 2008

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    This is a complete departure from his other books. It is a clever approach to thought provoking subjects of our times. Makes you sit back and think about whether our current and future politicians will ever get it right and get the job done. A great read and one I highly recommend.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 20, 2012

    Did not like

    Disappointed. Did not finish the book....a firsy for me. Author has some extreme views that he imparts to some presidental greats. Would not recommend.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 14, 2012

    Good read! Very illuminating!

    Enjoyed the reviewing of national purpose. Especially the part where it states that "... this nation was founded not as a democracy, but as a republic."

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