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By Patrick J. Buchanan

Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling writer and senior consultant to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive tale of Nixon's resurrection from the political graveyard and his upward thrust to the presidency.

After soreness stinging defeats within the 1960 presidential election opposed to John F. Kennedy, and within the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's occupation used to be declared lifeless through Washington press and politicians alike. but on January 20, 1969, simply six years after he had stated his political lifestyles used to be over, Nixon might stand taking the oath of workplace as thirty seventh President of the U.S.. How did Richard Nixon resurrect a ruined profession and reunite a shattered and fractured Republican social gathering to trap the White House?

In The maximum Comeback, Patrick J. Buchanan--who, starting in January 1966, served as one in all employees participants to Nixon, and could turn into a senior consultant within the White residence after 1968--gives a firsthand account of these an important years within which Nixon reversed his political fortunes in the course of a decade marked through civil rights protests, social revolution, The Vietnam battle, the assassinations of JFK, RFK, and Martin Luther King, city riots, campus anarchy, and the increase of the recent Left. utilizing over 1,000 of his personal own memos to Nixon, with Nixon’s scribbled replies again, Buchanan provides readers an insider’s view as Nixon gathers the warring factions of the Republican party--from the conservative base of Barry Goldwater to the liberal wing of Nelson Rockefeller and George Romney, to the hot correct legions of an ascendant Ronald Reagan--into the positive coalition that gained him the White condo. How Richard Nixon united the celebration in the back of him may possibly provide insights into how the Republican celebration this present day can assemble its warring factions.

The maximum Comeback is an intimate portrayal of the thirty seventh President and a desirable fly on-the-wall account of 1 of the main notable American political tales of the 20 th century.

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