United States: Essays, 1952-1992

United States: Essays, 1952-1992
Vidal, Gore

From the age of Eisenhower to the dawning of the Clinton era, Gore Vidal'sUnited Statesoffers an incomparably rich tapestry of American intellectual and political life in a tumultuous period. It also provides the best, most sustained exposure possible to the most wide-ranging, acute, and original literary intelligence of the post--World War II years.United Statesis an essential book in the canon of twentieth-century American literature and an endlessly fascinating work. From the Trade Paperback edition.


(Nonfiction, 1993) From Eisenhower to Clinton, Gore Vidal looks at American history, politics, and culture through 114 essays.

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