What's happened to our country? It seemed such little time ago that there wasn't such terrible corruption in the capitol; before the war on terror began; before scandals broke out across the nation with all kind of huge figures. What happened? William Bennett discusses in great detail the last twenty years as a country.
I’m not going to lie; the book was pretty boring in some places. This is simply my opinion however. I know people who would read this kind of book in four-hour plane ride. Political non-fiction simply fails to captivate me-not to say I don't enjoy it however. Besides that, the book was great. Bennett summarizes and explains what’s happened with precision. He never misses a chance to give the reader something interesting to think about.
He covers all the presidential, as well as some congressional, elections with extreme detail. Telling me everything that happened with unmatched detail since he had known many of the candidates and had talked to them before writing this book during the elections. He also covered the war on terrorism, talking about attacks during Bush,
, and again Bush’s administration. He also discusses a few of the current issues going around with the current administration and congress. Clinton
Overall, it was a great book. A great addition on the bookshelf. I would definitely recommend it.
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