Political Figures

Summaries

Lessons in leadership from a lifetime of service, from fighting in the Marine Corps to working for President Donald Trump

Jim Mattis

The Wall Street Journal, 2019

7
An American Journey

Kamala Harris

Penguin Press, 2019

8
Donald Trump, Television, and the Fracturing of America

James Poniewozik

Liveright, 2019

R 9
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Xi Jinping’s Quest to Dominate China

Richard McGregor

Foreign Affairs, 2019

7
How Duterte’s Brutal Populism Conquered the Philippines

Sheila S. Coronel

Foreign Affairs, 2019

7
Orban’s Evolution and Hungary’s Demise

Paul Lendvai

Foreign Affairs, 2019

8
The Rise and Rule of Turkey’s Islamist Shapeshifter

Kaya Genc

Foreign Affairs, 2019

6
Russia’s Imperial Impostor

Susan B. Glasser

Foreign Affairs, 2019

8

Newt Gingrich

Center Street, 2017

8
The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington

Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch

Flatiron Books, 2019

R 7