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William Jefferson Clinton is an American politician who served as the 42nd president of the United States from 1993 to 2001. Prior to his presidency, he served as governor of Arkansas and as attorney general of Arkansas.
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Beyond Charlottesville
Taking a Stand Against White Nationalism
Terry McAuliffe - 2019-07-30
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THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The former governor of Virginia tells the behind-the-scenes story of the violent Unite the Right rally in Charlottesvilleand shows how we can prevent other Charlottesvilles from happening.When Governor Terry McAuliffe hung up the phone on the afternoon of the violent Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, he...
Bill Clinton
2019-08-02T18:45:01.000Z
I highly recommend Terry McAuliffe’s book “Beyond Charlottesville.” A powerful reminder of what real leadership looks like—and why we all have to call out racism, hatred and violence whenever and wherever we see them and continue to fight for a better America, just as Terry did.      source
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The Shape of Water
Andrea Camilleri - 2005-05-31 (first published in 1994)
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The Shape of Water is the first in Andrea Camilleri's wry, brilliantly compelling Sicilian crime series, featuring Inspector Montalbano.The goats of Vigàta once grazed on the trash-strewn site still known as the Pasture. Now local enterprise of a different sort flourishes: drug dealers and prostitutes of every flavour. But their discreet trade is u...
Bill Clinton
2019-07-17T23:52:14.000Z
I’ve read, enjoyed, and have learned a great deal from all of Andrea Camilleri’s Montalbano books. He was a wise and gifted writer. I wish I had known him. I will miss him, and Montalbano, very much.      source
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The Pitcher and the Dictator
Satchel Paige's Unlikely Season in the Dominican Republic
Averell "Ace" Smith - 2020-04-01
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Soon after Satchel Paige arrived at spring training in 1937 to pitch for the Pittsburgh Crawfords, he and five of his teammates, including Josh Gibson and Cool Papa Bell, were lured to the Dominican Republic with the promise of easy money to play a short baseball tournament in support of the countrys dictator, Rafael Trujillo. As it turned out, the...
Bill Clinton
2018-12-21T19:23:39.000Z
As we approach the end of 2018, I wanted to share some of the books that I’ve enjoyed reading this year.      source
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Tom Perez
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Brief Answers To The Big Questions
Stephen Hawking - 2020-01-01 (first published in 2018)
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Stephen Hawking was recognized as one of the greatest minds of our time and a figure of inspiration after defying his ALS diagnosis at age twenty-one. He is known for both his breakthroughs in theoretical physics as well as his ability to make complex concepts accessible for all, and was beloved for his mischievous sense of humor. At the time of hi...
Bill Clinton
2018-12-21T19:23:39.000Z
As we approach the end of 2018, I wanted to share some of the books that I’ve enjoyed reading this year.      source
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The Fifth Risk
Undoing Democracy
Michael Lewis - 2019-12-03
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The morning after Trump was elected president, the people who ran the US Department of Energy waited to brief the administration’s transition team on the agency it would soon be running. Nobody appeared. Across all departments the stories were the same: Trump appointees were few and far between; those who did show up were shockingly uninformed abou...
Bill Clinton
2018-12-21T19:23:39.000Z
As we approach the end of 2018, I wanted to share some of the books that I’ve enjoyed reading this year.      source
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Leadership
In Turbulent Times
Doris Kearns Goodwin - 2019-10-01
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Are leaders born or made? Where does ambition come from? How does adversity affect the growth of leadership? Does the leader make the times or do the times make the leader? In Leadership, Goodwin draws upon the four presidents she has studied most closely—Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Lyndon B. Johnson (in civil ri...
Bill Clinton
2018-12-21T19:23:39.000Z
As we approach the end of 2018, I wanted to share some of the books that I’ve enjoyed reading this year.      source
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Kingdom of the Blind
A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel (Chief Inspector Gamache Novel, 14)
Louise Penny - 2019-06-25 (first published in 2018)
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The new Chief Inspector Gamache novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author.When a peculiar letter arrives inviting Armand Gamache to an abandoned farmhouse, the former head of the S�ret� du Qu�bec discovers that a complete stranger has named him one of the executors of her will. Still on suspension, and frankly curious, Gamache accepts and...
Bill Clinton
2018-12-21T19:23:39.000Z
As we approach the end of 2018, I wanted to share some of the books that I’ve enjoyed reading this year.      source
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The Reckoning
A Novel
John Grisham - 2019-06-18 (first published in 2018)
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John Grisham returns to Clanton, Mississippi, to tell the story of an unthinkable murder, the bizarre trial that follows it, and its profound and lasting effect on the people of Ford County.   Pete Banning was Clanton's favorite son, a returning war hero, the patriarch of a prominent family, a farmer, father, neighbor, and a faithful member of the ...
Bill Clinton
2018-12-21T19:23:39.000Z
As we approach the end of 2018, I wanted to share some of the books that I’ve enjoyed reading this year.      source
Also recommended by
Doris Kearns Goodwin
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Target
Alex Cross (Alex Cross (24))
James Patterson - 2019-05-14 (first published in 2018)
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When a ring of six elite assassins strikes D. C., Alex Cross teams up with the Secret Service and the FBI to take down a dangerous threat that could destroy America. A leader has fallen, and Alex Cross joins the procession of mourners from Capitol Hill to the White House. Then a sniper's bullet strikes a target in the heart of D.C. Alex Cross's wif...
Bill Clinton
2018-12-21T19:23:39.000Z
As we approach the end of 2018, I wanted to share some of the books that I’ve enjoyed reading this year.      source
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Past Tense
A Jack Reacher Novel
Lee Child - 2018-11-05
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Jack Reacher plans to follow the autumn sun on an epic road trip across America, from Maine to California. He doesn't get far. On a country road deep in the New England woods, he sees a sign to a place he has never been - the town where his father was born. He thinks, what's one extra day? He takes the detour.At the very same moment, close by, a ca...
Bill Clinton
2018-12-21T19:23:39.000Z
As we approach the end of 2018, I wanted to share some of the books that I’ve enjoyed reading this year.      source
Also recommended by
Malcolm Gladwell
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Shell Game
Sara Paretsky - 2018-10-16
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One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez