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C Street : the fundamentalist threat to American democracy

Author: Jeff Sharlet
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown & Co., 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In Jeff Sharlet's bestselling book, The Family, he wrote about the "C Street House," a Washington, D.C., Christian fellowship home shared by a number of conservative politicians. In the summer of 2009, the house became infamous as the center of sex scandals involving three of its residents: Senator John Ensign, Governor Mark Sanford, and Congressman Chip Pickering. Sharlet is the leading expert on "the Family," and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Sharlet
ISBN: 9780316091077 0316091073
OCLC Number: 548642162
Description: 344 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The confessions --
The lovers --
The chosen --
The kingdom --
The war --
The now.
Responsibility: Jeff Sharlet.

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The author of the New York Times bestseller The Family returns with a blistering investigation of the true influence and reach of fundamentalism in American politics.  Read more...

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"Few writers can pull off investigative journalism, historical research, and elegant storytelling. Sharlet does all this with a story that a lot of people don't want to hear and others won't Read more...

 
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