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When the Tea Party came to town

Robert Draper

When the Tea Party came to town

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Legislators,
  • Tea Party movement,
  • Legislation,
  • United States. Congress. House

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Draper
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK1319 .D73 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 333 pages
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27149924M
    ISBN 101451642091
    ISBN 109781451642094
    LC Control Number2012376316
    OCLC/WorldCa825558650

      After “Le Chat dans la Lune”, I remember a book that belonged to my sister, over which I puzzled a was no text but images only. It was a fat book with nine “boxes” per page and they were supposed to tell a story. But there was no separation between the stories and it irritated me not to find a clear, defined beginning and end to each tale.   Tea Party town halls didn’t gain steam until the August congressional recess, followed by the rally that September, relentlessly hyped Author: Paul Rosenberg.   the town takes his name from the british lord townsend also known as the man who ignited the boston tea party. ROBERT: HE WAS A CONSULATE FOR GEORGE III AND WROTE TO THE TOWNSHEND ACT WHICH BECAME.


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