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All's Fair: Love, War and Running for President

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Never before has a more revealing X ray been taken of the modern American presidential campaign than this compelling memoir of the nation's foremost political operatives, Democrat James Carville and Republican Mary Matalin. andlt;BRandgt; Not since Theodore White's legendary Making of the President series has a book on presidential campaigns so intimately recounted the power plays and clandestine maneuvers that are at the heart of American political dueling. James Cherville and Mary Matalin, themselves the key players at the center of the political battles and election headlines that gripped America, tell in candid, stunning detail of the day-by-day pressures, near disasters, and triumphs of campaign life; they take the reader deeper than ever before into the art of getting a president elected. andlt;BRandgt; For anyone interested in politics and the way our nation chooses its leaders, andlt;Iandgt;All's Fairandlt;/Iandgt; is a vital resource, and the most telling guide available to the inner workings of today's partisan conflict.

Synopsis:

Now, in the most provocative look at the inside of a national election battle ever published, Matalin and Carville, the chief strategists for the Bush and Clinton presidential campaigns, tell their sides of the story, laying bare how politicians and their cohorts really operate--and revealing how their romance flourished in the most unlikely circumstances imaginable. 16 pages of photos.

Synopsis:

Never before has a more revealing X ray been taken of the modern American presidential campaign than this compelling memoir of the nation's foremost political operatives, Democrat James Carville and Republican Mary Matalin.

Not since Theodore White's legendary Making of the President series has a book on presidential campaigns so intimately recounted the power plays and clandestine maneuvers that are at the heart of American political dueling. James Cherville and Mary Matalin, themselves the key players at the center of the political battles and election headlines that gripped America, tell in candid, stunning detail of the day-by-day pressures, near disasters, and triumphs of campaign life; they take the reader deeper than ever before into the art of getting a president elected.

For anyone interested in politics and the way our nation chooses its leaders, All's Fair is a vital resource, and the most telling guide available to the inner workings of today's partisan conflict.

About the Author

James Carville, cofounder of the political consulting firm of CarvilleandBegala, is an adviser to President Clinton.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780684801339
With:
Knobler, Peter
With:
Carville, James
With:
Knobler, Peter
Author:
Matalin, Mary
Author:
Knobler, Peter
Author:
Carville, James
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
United states
Subject:
History, theory and practice
Subject:
Elections
Subject:
U.S. Government
Subject:
Presidents
Subject:
Bush, george, 1924-
Subject:
Bush, george, pres. u.s., 1924-
Subject:
United States Politics and government 1989-1993.
Subject:
General Current Events
Subject:
Political Process - Elections
Subject:
Government - U.S. Government
Subject:
General Political Science
Subject:
Clinton, Bill
Subject:
Bush, George
Subject:
Politics-United States Politics
Subject:
Politics - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Touchstone ed.
Edition Description:
B102
Publication Date:
August 1995
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
16 PPS B/W INSERT
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.12 in 21.315 oz

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Product details 528 pages Simon & Schuster - English 9780684801339 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Now, in the most provocative look at the inside of a national election battle ever published, Matalin and Carville, the chief strategists for the Bush and Clinton presidential campaigns, tell their sides of the story, laying bare how politicians and their cohorts really operate--and revealing how their romance flourished in the most unlikely circumstances imaginable. 16 pages of photos.
"Synopsis" by ,

Never before has a more revealing X ray been taken of the modern American presidential campaign than this compelling memoir of the nation's foremost political operatives, Democrat James Carville and Republican Mary Matalin.

Not since Theodore White's legendary Making of the President series has a book on presidential campaigns so intimately recounted the power plays and clandestine maneuvers that are at the heart of American political dueling. James Cherville and Mary Matalin, themselves the key players at the center of the political battles and election headlines that gripped America, tell in candid, stunning detail of the day-by-day pressures, near disasters, and triumphs of campaign life; they take the reader deeper than ever before into the art of getting a president elected.

For anyone interested in politics and the way our nation chooses its leaders, All's Fair is a vital resource, and the most telling guide available to the inner workings of today's partisan conflict.

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