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What happened : inside the Bush White House and Washington's culture of deception

Author: Scott McClellan
Publisher: New York : Public Affairs, ©2008.
Series: New York Times best sellers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The former White House press secretary examines how and why the Bush administration went awry, providing a look at George W. Bush and his top aides in terms of such crises as Hurricane Katrina, the Iraq war, and Washington's political infighting.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Erlebnisbericht
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McClellan, Scott, 1968-
What happened.
New York : Public Affairs, ©2008
(OCoLC)605498576
Online version:
McClellan, Scott, 1968-
What happened.
New York : Public Affairs, ©2008
(OCoLC)608773415
Named Person: George W Bush; Scott McClellan; George W Bush; Scott McClellan; George W Bush; George W Bush; George W Bush
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Scott McClellan
ISBN: 9781586485566 1586485563 9781586487003 1586487000
OCLC Number: 191731855
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 341 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: A made-for-Washington scandal --
A small part of something grand --
Growing up in politics --
Governor Bush runs for President --
The permanent campaign --
The early days --
September 11 and the partisan ceasefire --
Selling the war --
Becoming White House press secretary --
Deniability --
Betting the presidency --
Brush fire --
Triumph and illusion --
Revelation and humiliation --
Out of touch --
After the trial --
Changing the culture of deception.
Series Title: New York Times best sellers.
Responsibility: Scott McClellan.
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