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All Too Human: A Political Education

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All Too Human is a new-generation political memoir, written from the refreshing perspective of one who got his hands on the levers of awesome power at an early age. At thirty, the author was at Bill Clinton's side during the presidential campaign of 1992, & for the next five years he was rarely more than a step away from the president & his other advisers at every important moment of the first term. What Liar's Poker did to Wall Street, this book will do to politics. It is an irreverent & intimate portrait of how the nation's weighty business is conducted by people whose egos & idiosyncrasies are no sturdier than anyone else's. Including sharp portraits of the Clintons, Al Gore, Dick Morris, Colin Powell, & scores of others, as well as candid & revelatory accounts of the famous debacles & triumphs of an administration that constantly went over the top, All Too Human is, like its author, a brilliant combination of pragmatic insight & idealism. It is destined to be the most important & enduring book to come out of the Clinton administration.

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A personal and candid memoir by the former senior counselor to the president about life in the White House during Clinton's first term. A brilliant combination of pragmatic insight and idealism, "All Too Human" will do to politics what "Liar's Poker" did to Wall Street. of photos.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [445]-446) and index.

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graaaronber, December 14, 2008 (view all comments by graaaronber)
This book is truly an education. A glimpse into the elite group of White House advisors and staff. Written beautifully, I read half the book in one sitting, because it was so captivating and it gives the public a glimpse into one of the most popular and destructive presidents we have ever had. I encourage everyone to read this book, and also to watch George's interview on the Charlie Rose show on YOUTUBE.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780316929196
Author:
Stephanopoulos, George
Publisher:
Little Brown and Company
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Political
Subject:
Historical - U.S.
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Presidents
Subject:
Staff
Subject:
United States Politics and government 1993-
Subject:
Clinton, Bill
Subject:
United States Politics and government.
Subject:
Biography-Political
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Publication Date:
19990431
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
464
Dimensions:
9.29x6.33x1.46 in. 1.79 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , A personal and candid memoir by the former senior counselor to the president about life in the White House during Clinton's first term. A brilliant combination of pragmatic insight and idealism, "All Too Human" will do to politics what "Liar's Poker" did to Wall Street. of photos.
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