What happened : inside the Bush White House and Washington's culture of deception / Scott McClellan.

Author
McClellan, Scott, 1968- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Public Affairs, c2008.
Description
xiv, 341 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Summary note
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.
Notes
Includes index.
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.
ISBN
  • 9781586485566
  • 1586485563
OCLC
191731855
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