Power Plays: Politics, Football, and Other Blood Sports

Power Plays: Politics, Football, and Other Blood Sports

by John M. Barry
     
 

An award-winning author's exposure of America's ruthless pursuit of powerSee more details below

Overview

An award-winning author's exposure of America's ruthless pursuit of power

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781578064045
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
Publication date:
10/01/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.34(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

HOME1
Flexible Blocking Patterns3
Jimmy11
WASHINGTON: THE PLAYERS19
The Making of a Politician I21
The Making of a Politician II35
The Media45
GAME'S OVER55
It's All a Part of the Game57
No More Play65
Regrets80
WASHINGTON: WRIGHT'S PLAY83
The Floor85
Peace93
The Vote99
WASHINGTON: GINGRICH'S PLAY131
The Outside Game133
THE OLYMPIANS151
Renaldo Nehemiah153
Linda Dragan158
Michael Storm163
Mark Cameron168
Postscript175
THE FALL177
The Trial179
Epilogue203
Index211

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