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Jim Powell

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Jim Powell is the author of Wilson’s War, FDR’s Folly, and The Triumph of Liberty. Currently the R. C. Hoiles Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute, he has written for the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, American Heritage, Barron’s, Esquire, the Chicago Tribune, and numerous other publications. He lives in Connecticut with his family.

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Bully Boy
The Truth About Theodore Roosevelt's Legacy
Written by Jim Powell


Format: eBook, 352 pages
Publisher: Crown Forum
On Sale: August 8, 2006
Price: $13.99

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FDR's Folly
How Roosevelt and His New Deal Prolonged the Great Depression
Written by Jim Powell


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
On Sale: September 28, 2004
Price: $16.00

For generations, conventional wisdom has maintained that the Great Depression ruined America and the New Deal saved it. Praise has been heaped upon President Franklin Delano Roosevelt for masterfully reining in the Depression’s destructive effects and propping up the country on his New Deal platform. In fact, FDR has achieved mythical... Read more >
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FDR's Folly
How Roosevelt and His New Deal Prolonged the Great Depression
Written by Jim Powell


Format: eBook, 352 pages
Publisher: Crown
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

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Wilson's War
How Woodrow Wilson's Great Blunder Led to Hitler, Lenin, Stalin, and World War I I
Written by Jim Powell


Format: eBook, 352 pages
Publisher: Crown Forum
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

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