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"Jaw-dropping . . . It reads like a thriller."
-Nicholas D. Kristof, The New York Times
"Angler could well turn out to be the most revealing account of Cheney's activities as vice president that ever gets written"
-James Mann, The Washington Post --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Barton Gellman is a special projects reporter at The Washington Post, following tours that covered diplomacy, the Middle East, the Pentagon, and the D.C. superior court. His Cheney series, with partner Jo Becker, won a 2008 Pulitzer Prize, a George Polk Award, and the Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting. Gellman also shared a Pulitzer for national reporting in 2002, and his work has been honored by the Overseas Press Club, the Society of Professional Journalists, and the American Society of Newspaper Editors. Gellman graduated with highest honors from Princeton University and earned a master’s degree in politics at University College, Oxford, as a Rhodes Scholar. He is the author of Contending with Kennan: Toward a Philosophy of American Power. Gellman lives in New York City.See all Editorial Reviews
This was not the political hatchet job I expected. Mr. Geller's sources were mostly Republican staffers and elected officials. It's interesting to read how Mr. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Doyle Reynolds
Good book for those that want to find out how much of an egomaniac Cheney really was.Published 2 months ago by ADong AMong
cheney's puppeteering is well explained....SHOOT him in the face AGAIN!!!!Published 3 months ago by Robert Valdez
If you want to know the truth about Dick Cheney's Vice Presidency, this book is the place to find out. You might be more forgiving about G.W. Bush after reading this. Read morePublished 5 months ago by T. Novak
Dick Cheney stands alone. He wants power at all costs, and you 're either with him or against him. This is not the Bush doctrine, this is the mindset of the corporation. Read morePublished 6 months ago by MJ van der Pas
My first reaction after reading half way through the book was that I would have given the book a different title. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Gordon
I think Mr. Gellman spent too much time on background information if the reader did not know the Vice President. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Carlisle