Nancy Reagan: The Unauthorized Biography [NOOK Book]

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A shocking portrait of the 1980s, America, and the woman whose position helped shape the values and policies of the Reagan administration.

Through over 1,000 interviews collected during four years of exhaustive research and reporting, Kelley reveals Nancy Reagan as a superb public performer, a vain, materialistic social climber, a bitter foe and formidable strategist—an American phenomenon.

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Nancy Reagan: The Unauthorized Biography

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Overview

A shocking portrait of the 1980s, America, and the woman whose position helped shape the values and policies of the Reagan administration.

Through over 1,000 interviews collected during four years of exhaustive research and reporting, Kelley reveals Nancy Reagan as a superb public performer, a vain, materialistic social climber, a bitter foe and formidable strategist—an American phenomenon.

A shocking portrait of the 1980s, America, and the woman whose position helped shape the values and policies of the Reagan administration. Through over 1,000 interviews collected during four years of exhaustive research and reporting, Kelley reveals Nancy Reagan as a superb public performer, a vain, materialistic social climber, a bitter foe and formidable strategist--an American phenomenon. Photographs.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
This infamous look at the former First Lady spent 12 weeks on PW 's hardcover bestseller list and inspired George Carpozi Jr.'s scathing Poison Pen: The Unauthorized Biography of Kitty Kelley. More than 800,000 hardcovers are in print. Mar.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781451674767
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
  • Publication date: 10/18/2011
  • Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 640
  • Sales rank: 274,652
  • File size: 9 MB

Meet the Author

Kitty Kelley
Kitty Kelley
Kitty Kelley is a journalist who has written for The Washington Post, The New York Times, Newsweek, Good Housekeeping and more. She is the bestselling author of Jackie Oh!; Elizabeth Taylor: The Last Star; Nancy Reagan: The Unauthorized Biography; The Royals; and The Family: The Real Story of the Bush Dynasty and has an upcoming biography of Oprah Winfrey (Crown, 2010).


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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 8, 2012

    I read this a long time ago

    It was written with the purpose of casting a very negative light on Mrs. Reagan. Don"t waste your time or money on it.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted November 18, 2011

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