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Who thought this was a good idea? : and other questions you should have answers to when you work in the White House —Mastromonaco, Alyssa, 1976- author.

"If your funny older sister were the former deputy chief of staff to President Barack Obama, her behind-the-scenes political memoir would look something like this. WHO THOUGHT THIS WAS A GOOD IDEA? is an intimate and adm...

The fifth risk —Lewis, Michael (Michael M.), author.

"The election happened," remembers Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, then deputy secretary of the Department of Energy. "And then there was radio silence." Across all departments, similar stories were playing out: Trump appoin...

The fifth risk —Lewis, Michael (Michael M.)
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Michael Lewis's brilliant narrative takes us into the engine rooms of a government under attack by its own leaders. In Agriculture the funding of vital programs like food stamps and school lunches is being slashed. The C...

Bobby and J. Edgar : the historic face-off between the Kennedys and J. Edgar Hoover that transformed America —Hersh, Burton.

An evaluation of the complex relationship between the Kennedy family and the FBI director traces their shared political years through their parallel rises and controversial deaths and considers the roles played by such f...

Master of deceit J. Edgar Hoover and America in the age of lies —Aronson, Marc.

This book examines the story of America during J. Edgar Hoover's reign as head of the FBI.

The astronaut maker : how one mysterious engineer ran human spaceflight for a generation —Cassutt, Michael, author.

"One of the most elusive and controversial figures in NASA's history, George W. S. Abbey was called "the Dark Lord," "the Godfather," and "UNO" (unidentified NASA official) by those within NASA. From young pilot and wann...

Official and confidential the secret life of J. Edgar Hoover —Summers, Anthony.

Anthony Summers peels back layers of fact and hearsay to reveal the truth about one of the most powerful Americans of the twentieth century No one exemplified paranoia and secrecy at the heart of American power better th...