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By John Dos Passos
John Dos Passos's literary reaction to Franklin Delano Roosevelt's New Deal, The Grand Design opinions the gargantuan development of forms in Washington through the nice melancholy and international battle II. The satiric novel conveys the author's frustration with federal overreach and the hole rhetoric that sells it to the people.
"War is a time of Caesars," writes Dos Passos as he laments the demise of idealistic, clever businesses on the desks of elitist directors. After witnessing the Spanish Civil warfare declare such a lot of well-intentioned males, he advises warning for America's New purchasers: "Some issues now we have discovered, yet now not sufficient; there's extra to benefit. at the present time we needs to learn how to came across back in freedom our republic."
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The Grand Design (District of Columbia, Book 3) by John Dos Passos