Comeback Kid by Charles F. Allen
The Life and Career of Bill Clinton

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A biography of the presidential candidate discusses his childhood, his early political ambitions, his rise in politics, and controversies surrounding his past, and includes extensive interviews with Clinton and his wife. 30,000 first printing.

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Published August 1, 1992 by Birch Lane Pr. 294 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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and the concluding chapter, which--while swiping at Ross Perot (``wild promises'') and proclaiming that Clinton will defeat Bush ``if the campaign becomes one of ideas and issues'' instead of ``personal attacks''--urges Clinton to give up his overriding fear of losing and to take the risk of stat...

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Having promised to focus on Clinton's education policy and its impact on the Arkansas school system, Allen and Portis handle this superficially, though their account of Clinton's and his wife Hillary's roles in instituting teacher testing and of the state's lobbying and interest-group politics ma...

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