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IN THE CITY OF FEAR.

Just, Ward.

ISBN 10: 0670396796 / ISBN 13: 9780670396795
Published by VIKING. NY 1982, 1982
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Title: IN THE CITY OF FEAR.

Publisher: VIKING. NY 1982

Publication Date: 1982

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First Edition.

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"Not many people can write splendid fiction about the inner workings of the American political state. In fact, Ward Just is the only one i can think of." ―Boston Globe

In this novel of political intrigue, Pulitzer Prize finalist Ward Just captures the best and brightest of Washington amid turmoil of the sixties and its repercussions twenty years later. In the City of Fear follows the intersecting lives of a good congressman, his good wife, and the good wife's lover, an infantry colonel whose memories of the war, and a secret plot concocted by the Washington power brokers to win it, are more than he can bear.

About the Author:

Ward Just is a former war correspondent for the Washington Post and Newsweek, and is the author of more than twenty novels, nonfiction books, and short story collections. These include the National Book Award Finalist Echo House, the Pulitzer Prize finalist An Unfinished Season, and the recently acclaimed novel Forgetfulness. He divides his time between Paris and Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.

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