Wallace

The Classic Portrait of Alabama Governor George Wallace
Product Number: EB00164502
Released: Dec 29, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307561053
Publisher: Random House
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Description

"A sensitive, informed and funny feat of high journalism that is a classic of the kind."-The New York Times Book Review Wallace is a classic portrait of one of the century's most fiery and controversial political figures. Initially conceived as a novel, Marshall Frady's biography of George Wallace retains the narrative force and descriptive powers of fiction. Elizabeth Hardwick noted on Wallace's first publication in 1968, "There is a palpable Faulknerian mood to the reporting," and The New Republic observed, "Frady has established new standards in political biography." This is a wonderfully crafted depiction of a seminal figure whose influence altered the course of national politics.

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Author(s): Marshall Frady
Original Publish Date: Jun 03, 2009

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