Primary Colors: A Novel of Politics

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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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Wonderful fictionalized version of Clinton's 92 campaign. Always have wondered how much was real. 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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