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Advise and consent / Drawings by Arthur Shilstone.

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  • Physical Description: 616 p. : ill ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: [1st ed.].
  • Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1959.

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General Note: Sequel: A shade of difference.
Contents: Bob Munson's book -- Seab Cooley's book -- Brigham Anderson's book -- Orrin Knox's book -- Advise and consent.
Summary, etc.: The President of the United States nominates the controversial Robert A. Leffingwell to be Sec. of State, and as that startling news reverbrates throughout Washington a powerful politician commits suicide, a Cong. Committee comes up with a surprise witness, there is a vote of censure by the Senate, and the cynicism and selfishness and altruism and loyalty and ambitions of America's public servants are revealed.
Awards: Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 1960.
Subject: United States. Congress. Senate > Fiction.
Genre: Political fiction.

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