Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Trumps, the by Blair

The definitive family biography of President Donald Trump. The revealing story of the Trumps mirrors America's transformation from a land of striving immigrants to a world in which the aura of wealth alone can guarantee a fortune. The Trumps begins with a portrait of President Trump's immigrant grandfather, who as a young man built hotels for miners in Alaska during the Klondike gold rush. His son, Fred, took advantage of the New Deal, using government subsidies and loopholes to construct hugely successful housing developments in the 1940s and 1950s. The profits from Fred's enterprises paved the way for President Trump's roller-coaster ride through the 1980s and 1990s into the new century. With his talent for extravagant exaggeration--he calls it "truthful hyperbole"--President Trump turned the deal-making know-how of his forebears into an art form. By placing this much-publicized life within the context of family, Gwenda Blair adds a new dimension to the larger-than-life figure who ascended to the American Presidency.

Buy Trumps, the by Blair from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780743210799
ISBN-10: 0743210794
Format: Paperback
(178mm x 111mm x 36mm)
Imprint: Simon & Schuster
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Publish Date: 26-Nov-2001
Country of Publication: United States

Book Reviews - Trumps, the by Blair

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Trumps, the book by Blair and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Blair

Trade Negotiations in the OECD by Blair
Paperback, August 2016
$63.89
Ninito de Jengibre by Blair
Hardback, January 2006
$35.40
Raton de Campo y El Raton de Ciudad by Blair
Hardback, January 2006
$35.40
Lobo y Los Siete Cabritos by Blair
Hardback, January 2006
$35.40