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Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Werner - Goodreads

Allen Drury was, for some years, the US Senate correspondent for United Press International. This gave him a deep background of inside knowledge about the Senate, the Washington press corps, and the ... Read full review

Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Mph - Goodreads

One of the best books I've read, period, and the political maneuvering, insight and deceit is still just as relevant and active today as it was 55 years ago. A must ready for anyone with even a slight interest in how Congress works behind the scenes. Read full review

Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Goodreads

Outstanding political novel that was the start of series of novels picking up where the last left off and in one case splitting depending on the identity of the victim. All in all a great read with good character development but twists and turns that kept you turning the pages. Read full review

Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Bob Almond - Goodreads

Outstanding political novel that was the start of series of novels picking up where the last left off and in one case splitting depending on the identity of the victim. All in all a great read with good character development but twists and turns that kept you turning the pages. Read full review

Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Paul Gaya Ochieng Simeon Juma - Goodreads

The characters in this book, I will never forget... Read full review

Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Kathryn - Goodreads

Politics doesn't change. Still a classic story. Read full review

Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Cynthia - Goodreads

A precocious friend of mine in middle school LOVED this book and toted it around with her everywhere she went. I finally got around to reading it (I found a free copy of it somewhere) and ... loved it ... Read full review

Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

The first 200 or so pages of "Advise and Consent" pages have the reader nostalgic for a Washington that no longer exists -- one where statesmanship, civility and cooperation mattered, and our elected ... Read full review

Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Frank Cahill - Goodreads

Gripping and intriguing look inside the Senate. Well written Pulitzer winner. Must read for those who enjoy good stories with a political background. Read full review

Review: Advise and Consent (Advise and Consent #1)

User Review  - Bill - Goodreads

A slightly more genteel (Ie, 1950's) version of "House of Cards". Will remind older readers how unsettling the Cold War once was. Read full review

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