Reputation: Portraits in Power

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PublicAffairs, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 287 pages
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From the author of the New York Times bestseller The Woman at the Washington Zoo, a stunning collection of political portraits from the final dozen years of the twentieth century

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Review: Reputation: Portraits in Power

User Review  - Rachel Gold - Goodreads

Less compelling than Woman at the Washington Zoo, but only because these profiles felt more dated, ad because there weren't personal stories to balance the political ones. Still, Marjorie William's writing is brilliant and so enjoyable to read. Read full review

Review: Reputation: Portraits in Power

User Review  - Kappy - Goodreads

I liked "Woman at the Washington Zoo" (previous book by the author) so much. The writing in this book is excellent, but because they are political profiles - some written in the '90s, much has changed and the profiles are dated. I am very sorry she is not living now and writing. Read full review

About the author (2009)

Marjorie Williams was born in Princeton, N.J. in 1958 and died in Washington, D.C. in 2005. She is the author of The Woman at the Washington Zoo, a New York Times bestseller and winner of the PEN/Martha Albrand Nonfiction Award. She is survived by her husband, Timothy Noah, a senior writer at Slate, and her children, Alice and Will.

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