- By Charles Wheelan

The Rationing

  • Title: The Rationing
  • Author: Charles Wheelan
  • ISBN: 1324001488
  • Page: 394
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Rationing America is in trouble at the mercy of a puzzling pathogen That ordinarily wouldn t lead to catastrophe thanks to modern medicine but there s just one problem the government supply of Dormigen the s

    America is in trouble at the mercy of a puzzling pathogen That ordinarily wouldn t lead to catastrophe, thanks to modern medicine, but there s just one problem the government supply of Dormigen, the silver bullet of pharmaceuticals, has been depleted just as demand begins to spike.Set in the near future, The Rationing centers around a White House struggling to quell the America is in trouble at the mercy of a puzzling pathogen That ordinarily wouldn t lead to catastrophe, thanks to modern medicine, but there s just one problem the government supply of Dormigen, the silver bullet of pharmaceuticals, has been depleted just as demand begins to spike.Set in the near future, The Rationing centers around a White House struggling to quell the crisis and control the narrative Working together, just barely, are a savvy but preoccupied president a Speaker interested in jockeying for position and a potential presidential bid than attending to the minutiae of disease control a patriotic majority leader unable to differentiate a virus from a bacterium a strategist with brilliant analytical abilities but abominable people skills and, improbably, our narrator, a low level scientist with the National Institutes of Health who happens to be the world s leading expert in lurking viruses.Little goes according to plan during the three weeks necessary to replenish the stocks of Dormigen Some Americans will get the life saving drug and others will not, and nations with their own supply soon offer aid but for a price China senses blood and a geopolitical victory, presenting a laundry list of demands that ranges from complete domination of the South China Sea to additional parking spaces at the UN, while India claims it can save the day for the U.S Get A Copy Kindle Store Online StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksApple BooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryIndigoAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Hardcover, 464 pages Expected publication May 21st 2019 by W W Norton Company More Details ISBN 1324001488 ISBN13 9781324001485 Other Editions 2 All Editions Add a New Edition Combine Less Detail edit details Win a Copy of This Book The Rationing by Charles Wheelan Release date May 21, 2019 Enter to win a pointed political satire about a government that can actually confront a crisis America is in trouble at the mercy of an unknown patho Enter to win a pointed political satire about a government that can actually confront a crisis America is in trouble at the mercy of an unknown pathogen That ordinarily wouldn t lead to catastrophe, thanks to modern medicine, but there s just one problem the government supply of Dormigen, the silver bullet of pharmaceuticals, has been depleted just as demand begins to spike Set in the near future, The Rationing centers around a White House struggling to quell the crisis and control the narrative Political backstabbing, rank hypocrisy, and dastardly deception reign in this delightfully entertaining debut, sure to lift one s spirits far above the national stage Enter Giveaway Format Print book

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    Giveaway dates Jan 10 Feb 07, 2019

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