All the President's Men - Bob Woodward & Carl Bernstein

All the President's Men

By Bob Woodward & Carl Bernstein

  • Release Date: 2007-11-01
  • Genre: United States
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Description

The most devastating political detective story of the century: the inside account of the two Washington Post reporters who broke the Watergate scandal, now with a 40th anniversary Afterword on the legacies of Watergate and Richard Nixon.

This is the book that changed America. Published just months before President Nixon’s resignation, All the President’s Men revealed the full scope of the scandal and introduced for the first time the mysterious “Deep Throat.” Beginning with the story of a simple burglary at Democratic headquarters and then continuing through headline after headline, Bernstein and Woodward deliver a riveting firsthand account of their reporting. Their explosive reports won a Pulitzer Prize for The Washington Post, toppled the president, and have since inspired generations of reporters.

All the President’s Men is a riveting detective story, capturing the exhilarating rush of the biggest presidential scandal in US history as it unfolded in real time. It is, as Time magazine wrote in their All-Time 100 Best Nonfiction Books list, “the work that brought down a presidency...perhaps the most influential piece of journalism in history.”

Reviews

  • Great book

    5
    By The Dude is taken
    An amazing story and a fast read.
  • Filled with OCR spelling errors....

    2
    By groucho983
    I like the book and would give it a 4 or 5 star rating, but whoever did the conversion of this did a terrible job. There are plenty of errors that show this was hastilly converted from print to ebook and not appropreately spell checked before being made available to the public.