Anoþer, Somewhat Different Elevator Pitch for…

2022-05-17 Tu: Coffee with the incredibly learned and witty Bob Reich, who says—about my book <https://www.amazon.com/Economic-History-Twentieth-Century/dp/0465019595/>: "Brilliant, important. A tour de force, DeLong grabs political-economic history and wrestles it to the ground. You may disagree (I don’t buy all of it) but you won’t be able to let go…" He also says, wisely, that, for my book, I need an elevator pitch that directly hooks into the societal-scale problems potential book-buyers will be worrying about come September, and that would resonate with Terry Gross (not that I am that likely to actually get on “Fresh Air”). 

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