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An affair of state : the investigation, impeachment, and trial of President Clinton

Author: Richard A Posner
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st Harvard University Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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In a book written while the events were unfolding, Richard Posner presents a balanced and scholarly understanding of President Clinton's year of crisis which began when his affair with Monica Lewinsky hit the front pages in January 1998. With the freshness and immediacy of journalism, Posner clarifies the issues involved, carefully assesses the conduct of Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr, and examines the pros and  Read more...
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Posner, Richard A.
Affair of state.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1999
Named Person: Bill Clinton; Bill Clinton; Bill Clinton; Bill Clinton
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard A Posner
ISBN: 9780674042322 0674042328
OCLC Number: 1058182954
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 276 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The president's conduct --
Prosecution and defense --
The history, scope, and form of impeachment --
Morality, private and public --
Should President Clinton have been impeached, and if impeached convicted? --
The Kulturkampf --
Lessons for the future --
The balance sheet.
Responsibility: Richard A. Posner.
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