By Michael Brissenden
From the desolate coal-mining hollers of West Virginia to Washington, DC’s ghettos and the Mormon groups of Utah, this engrossing journalistic account travels the rustic with unheard of scope to grapple with political concerns and to inform the tales of the gamers, the hopeful precise believers, the skeptics, the winners, and the losers. Following the lengthy and fractious political approach that may both bring Barack Obama an opportunity to be a very transformative president or position him along one-term leaders similar to Jimmy Carter, this chronicle additionally observes the Republican social gathering tear itself aside to discover a becoming opponent for Obama. It analyzes no matter if America’s first black president will meet the large expectancies of his electorate and the remainder of the realm. With wry humor and slicing perception, this booklet explores a unprecedented second in usa historical past and stocks stories of individuals, identification, and culture.
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American Stories: Tales of Hope and Anger by Michael Brissenden