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Advise and consent.

Author: Allen Drury; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1959.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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The President of the United States nominates the controversial Robert A. Leffingwell to be Secretary of State, and as that startling news reverberates throughout Washington a powerful politician commits suicide, a Congressional Committee comes up with a surprise witness, there is a vote of censure by the Senate, and the cynicism and selfishness and altruism and loyalty and ambitions of America's public servants are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Drury, Allen.
Advise and consent.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1959
(OCoLC)645147584
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allen Drury; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 282794
Notes: Sequel: A shade of difference.
Awards: Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 1960.
Description: 616 pages illustrations 25 cm
Contents: Bob Munson's book --
Seab Cooley's book --
Brigham Anderson's book --
Orrin Knox's book --
Advise and consent.
Responsibility: Drawings by Arthur Shilstone.

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The President of the United States nominates the controversial Robert A. Leffingwell to be Secretary of State, and as that startling news reverberates throughout Washington a powerful politician commits suicide, a Congressional Committee comes up with a surprise witness, there is a vote of censure by the Senate, and the cynicism and selfishness and altruism and loyalty and ambitions of America's public servants are revealed.

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