Reputation: Portraits in Power

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PublicAffairs, Oct 6, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 320 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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User Review  - LorenIpsum - LibraryThing

As the subtitle implies, this book collects about a dozen portraits of the DC elite. Good stuff. About half of the profiles seemed (to me) kind of unremarkable; they provide capable, workmanlike ... Read full review

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User Review  - krobbie67 - LibraryThing

I'm not sure I've read any of Marjorie Williams' political profiles until now. I found the profiles incredibly interesting and enlightening, although a bit dated. Her husband who compiled these essays ... Read full review

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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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