Primary Colors: A Novel of Politics (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, May 6, 2009 - Fiction - 384 pages
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A brilliant and penetrating look behind the scenes of modern American politics, Primary Colors is a funny, wise, and dramatic story with characters and events that resemble some familiar, real-life figures. When a former congressional aide becomes part of the staff of the governor of a small Southern state, he watches in horror, admiration, and amazement, as the governor mixes calculation and sincerity in his not-so-above-board campaign for the presidency.


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Review: Primary Colors: A Novel of Politics

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Joe Klein is a tacky weasel of a man, and so is the premise behind this book. While anyone who lived through his presidency knows how much of a moral stain Bill Clinton is, Klein's deciding to turn ... Read full review

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Primary Colors - An Anonymous novel on politics This is the story of a governor of "a state no one has heard of," Jack Stanton, in his pursuit for the presidency of the United States. The story is ... Read full review

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Joe Klein is a political columnist for "Time" magazine. He is the author of five previous books, including "Primary Colors" and "The Natural,

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