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Title:
Rudy Giuliani : emperor of the city
Author:
Kirtzman, Andrew.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First Pernnial edition.
Publication Information:
New York : HarperCollins World, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
xvi, 351 pages ; 24 cm
General Note:
"With a new chapter on September 11, 2001"--Cover.

Includes index.
Language:
English
Personal Subject:
ISBN:
9780060093891
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

During his reign as the mayor of New York, the controversial Giuliani has been called many names. But after September 11, 2001, New York had new words to descibe him.

In this riveting and updating edition, political reporter Andrew Kirtzman tells the story of Giuliani's tireless mission to cleanup, control, shape, and -- most recently -- heal New York City.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. ix
1. The Runner Stumblesp. 1
2. "We Have a City to Save"p. 32
3. The New Orderp. 63
4. The Big Sweepp. 84
5. The Control Machinep. 97
6. The Mayor and His Little Victimp. 112
7. Rudy and Mariop. 127
8. The Press Galp. 140
9. Ragin' Rudyp. 159
10. "Happy King Day!" Giuliani and the Black Communityp. 178
11. The Gang Cracks Upp. 192
12. Demonp. 221
13. The Reluctant Candidatep. 254
14. "The Tower Is Coming Down"p. 289
Acknowledgmentsp. 307
Chronologyp. 309
Notesp. 317
Indexp. 339

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