Preserve and Protect

Preserve and Protect

by Allen Drury
     
 

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Drury describes the chaos that overtakes America and the world with the suspicious death of the President just after his renomination. His death leaves the incumbent party without a candidate or a clear-cut way of selecting one. Against a backdrop of national and international chaos, Drury examines the motives and ambitions of a now-famous gallery of political

Overview

Drury describes the chaos that overtakes America and the world with the suspicious death of the President just after his renomination. His death leaves the incumbent party without a candidate or a clear-cut way of selecting one. Against a backdrop of national and international chaos, Drury examines the motives and ambitions of a now-famous gallery of political characters. As the novel moves to its dramatic climax, the question of what candidate will be nominated by what groups keeps the future of America and the world hanging in the balance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412812931
Publisher:
Transaction Large Print
Publication date:
12/31/2009
Edition description:
Large Print
Pages:
611
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.26(d)

Meet the Author

Allen Drury is a master of political fiction, #1 New York Times bestseller and Pulitzer
Prize winner, best known for the landmark novel ADVISE AND CONSENT. A 1939
graduate of Stanford University, Allen Drury wrote for and became editor of two local
California newspapers. While visiting Washington, DC, in 1943 he was hired by the
United Press (UPI) and covered the Senate during the latter half of World War II. After the war he wrote for other prominent publications before joining the New York Times'
Washington Bureau, where he worked through most of the 1950s. After the success of
ADVISE AND CONSENT, he left journalism to write full time. He published twenty novels and five works of non-fiction, many of them best sellers. WordFire Press will be reissuing the majority of his works.

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