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Fooling America

Robert Parry

Fooling America

how Washington power brokers twist the truth and manufacture the conventional wisdom

by Robert Parry

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public opinion -- United States.,
  • Elite (Social sciences) -- United States.,
  • Political leadership -- United States.,
  • Press and propaganda -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRobert Parry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN90.P8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination336 p. ;
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21619116M
    ISBN 100688109276

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