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4 edition of A Planet for the President found in the catalog.

A Planet for the President

Alistair Beaton

A Planet for the President

A Novel

by Alistair Beaton

  • 156 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Orion Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Political,
  • Humor / Political,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10316558M
    ISBN 100297847775
    ISBN 109780297847779
    OCLC/WorldCa150348569

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He wants Americans to be adored by freedom-loving people everywhere. Instead, half the planet seems to be in permanent insurrection against US power. What's more, there's a growing environmental crisis that even he can't ignore.

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It's a dark comedy by a British writer about a US President of the conservative stripe (the name of his A Planet for the President book is never mentioned but is obvious) and his cabinet finally coming to terms with the unsustainability of the American lifestyle on a crowded world. Orion £ () Church Times Bookshop £9 "BUT Mr President, I was asked to think the unthinkable!" So starts this sharply comic political satire; and the "unthinkable" turns out to be the killing of everyone on the planet, except Americans.

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