From Our Editors
In this wickedly funny political chronicle, the author of "Liar's Poker" looks back at the last presidential campaign to see how Americans really go about choosing their next president and interprets its significance for America as a nation. Photos.
From the Publisher
Michael Lewis is a master at dissecting the absurd: after skewering Wall Street in his national bestseller Liar's Poker, he packed his mighty pen and set out on the 1996 campaign trail. As he follows the men who aspire to the Oval Office, Lewis discovers an absurd mix of bravery and backpedaling, heroic possibility and mealy-mouthed sound bytes, and a process so ridiculous and unsavory that it...