Deciding the Next Decider : The 2008 Presidential Race in Rhyme (Hardcover)

Author: Trillin, Calvin

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Returning to the form (and forum) that made bestsellers of "Obliviously On He Sails" and "A Heckuva Job," the putative Bard of the Bush presidency recreates in verse all the lowlights of this year''s endless campaign slog.


Publisher Random House (NY)
Mfg Part# 9781400068289
SKU 208756470
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 1400068282
Release Date 11/25/2008
Dimensions (in Inches) 7.25H x 5.75L x 0.5T
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Annotation Calvin Trillin's humorous and insightful take on the campaign for the presidency 2008 delighted his fans when these verses first appeared serially in various publications, including the Nation. Collected here for the first time, they provide a full sweep of history in verse form. Trillin takes on candidates of both parties, capturing in concise and rhyming lines the personalities, situations, and foibles of those hopefuls and nopefuls. DECIDING THE DECIDER follows Trillin's other collections of verse commentary, OBLIVIOUSLY ON HE SAILS ALONG and A HECKUVA JOB.
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