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6 edition of Emperor of America found in the catalog.

Emperor of America

by Richard Condon

  • 242 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7928184M
    ISBN 100743244826
    ISBN 109780743244824

    Emperor of America Summary & Study Guide Description. Emperor of America Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. This study guide contains the following sections. Emperor is an internationally acclaimed historical five-novel series by British author Conn Iggulden about the life of he puts on his helmet, grasps his sword and charges into the battle, predicting Rome will fall one day. The book closes with Crassus and Pompey riding along the Via Appia towards Rome, passing six thousand crucified.

      The life of Emperor Charles V (–), ruler of Spain, Germany, the Netherlands, and much of Italy and Central and South America, has long intrigued biographers. But the elusive nature of the man (despite an abundance of documentation), his relentless travel and the control of his own image, together with the complexity of governing the Brand: Yale University Press.   “The Emperor of America!” As the Comic Connect blurb for their sale of the beautiful census-topping CGC copy of this issue notes, this is of course in part inspired by the war era concerns Author: Mark Seifert.

      “The Emperor’s Children” is a novel about the gap between the real and the perceived, and Thwaite père is Messud’s most striking embodiment of that gap.   Knowing that his enemies would kill or imprison him, the abdicated emperor himself turned his sights to America. “The USA was a safe haven, ideologically and .


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Emperor of America book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Condon turns his wicked eye on the Imperial Presidency with a r /5. Much of the humor in Emperor of America derives from exaggerating the degree of menace Nicaraguan Sandinistas would pose to world security if left unchecked.

Appleton is a Napoleonic figure with a very eccentric family, including an emotionally distant, money hungry mother named Serena. Condon saturates the book with cynical humor that runs /5(2). The Emperor of North America is nothing but a low down dirty swindler.

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The Emperor of North America, however, suffers from the lack of a heavy-handed editor. Meant to be a rollicking adventure story, the book, I felt, gets bogged down by unnecessary subplots and metaphorical language/5. Emperor of America is a novel by Richard Condon published in It is a satire about an "Imperial Presidency", poking fun at Ronald Reagan.

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Get this from a library. Emperor of America. [Richard Condon] -- After Washington, D.C. is destroyed, Col. Appleton assumes command of the nation and becomes both the master and the pawn of the omnipresent media. All Bezalel Books are proudly printed in the United States of America and make great gifts for all occasions.

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Emperor of America. 18 likes 1 talking about this. Oliver Cook is the first person to declare themselves "Emperor of America" since Emperor ers: Eschewing recent attempts to rehabilitate Aaron Burr (–), a brilliant member of the revolutionary generation but remembered mostly as Jefferson's vice. The author turns his wicked eye on the "Imperial Presidency", with a real emperor ruling America in the not-too-distant future.

This humorous satire on American politics is by the author of "The Manchurian Candidate" and the "Prizzi" trilogy. In this vivid and brilliant biography, David Stewart describes Aaron Burr, the third vice president, as a daring and perhaps deluded figure who shook the nation’s foundations in its earliest, most vulnerable decades.

Inthe United States was not twenty years old, an unformed infant. The government consisted of a few hundred people. The immense frontier swallowed up a tiny 4/5(3).

: THE EMPEROR OF AMERICA: Octavo, pp. [i-v] vi [vii-viii] [ ad] [ blank], original black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in red.

Novel of intrigue, fantasy and yellow peril thrills. Bleiler (), p. Reginald Day, p. A fine copy in a nearly fine dust jacket with small closed tear to upper front panel and some mild dust soiling. Emperor of America is a novel by Richard Condon. It is a satire about an "Imperial Presidency", poking fun at Ronald Reagan.

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Lastly, given that America has recently been at war and treating certain of its citizens as “alien enemies,” When the Emperor Was Divine is a timely invitation to consider the meaning of both those words and the arbitrariness with which they are sometimes assigned.

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