Book Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2006.
A special Limited first edition/first printing preceding the trade edition, SIGNED by author James A. Baker, III. A wonderful copy in As New condition, never taken out of its original shrink-wrap.
James A. Baker has been entrenched in American Presidential politics for decades now as a two time Chief of Staff and has seen five successive Presidential campaigns up close. Baker takes the reader behind the scenes and reveals strategies used during the 2000 election year battle for Florida and the Iran-Contra scandal. Baker spells out the reasoning behind certain White House nominations and explains why running mates were asked and not asked in this fascinating political memoir. < br>
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