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Advise & consent / Allen Drury ; with original preface (previously unpublished) by the author.

Drury, Allen. (Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch AWARD PUL 1960 (Text) 39391006759532 Award - Fic Available -
Ligonier PL - Ligonier FIC D (Text) 73571200089268 Main Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781614750789
  • ISBN: 1614750785
  • Physical Description: 673 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: WordFire Press Trade paperback edition.
  • Publisher: Colorado Springs, Colorado : WordFire Press, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"The landmark masterpiece of political fiction"--Cover.
Originally published: Doubleday & Co., 1959.
Sequel: A shade of difference.
Formatted Contents Note:
Bob Munson's book -- Seab Cooley's book -- Brigham Anderson's book -- Orrin Knox's book -- Advise and consent.
Summary, etc.:
The President of the United States nominates the controversial Robert A. Leffingwell to be Secretary of State, and as that startling news reverberates throughout Washington a powerful politician commits suicide, a Congressional Committee comes up with a surprise witness, there is a vote of censure by the Senate, and the cynicism and selfishness and altruism and loyalty and ambitions of America's public servants are revealed.
Awards Note:
Pulitzer Prize, 1960
Subject: United States. Congress. Senate > Fiction.
United States > Politics and government > Fiction.
Genre: Political fiction.

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