Carl Bernstein's A Woman in Charge: The Life of Hillary Rodham Clinton PDF

By Carl Bernstein

ISBN-10: 0307268489

ISBN-13: 9780307268488

Drawing from 1000s of interviews with colleagues, pals and with designated entry to crusade files, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and writer Carl Bernstein deals a posh and nuanced portrait of 1 of the main debatable figures of our time: Hillary Clinton. He has given us a booklet that permits us, ultimately, to handle the questions american citizens are insistently--even obsessively--asking: what's her personality? what's her political philosophy? who's she? What will we count on from her?

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It’s also handy for subdividing, taxation, surveying, and organizing military defenses. “The winding road is the pack donkey’s way,” the modernist European architect Le Corbusier wrote. ” The squares of the grid seem to have intrinsic origins, as a tool to chart the cosmos, while at the same time having practical derivations. In ancient Rome, the size of the squares of the grid was determined by the amount of land a man and an ox could plow in one day. For the Puritans—followed by the Quakers in Pennsylvania, the Shakers in New England, the Catholics in Maryland, and the Mormons in Utah—the physical framework of settlement was part and parcel of a social covenant for living on the land.

The plan reflected the aspirations of American cities in the late nineteenth century, a time of world’s fairs and the Eiffel Tower and the Ferris wheel and towering train stations. This was the time of the City Beautiful movement and the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition, a collection of classical buildings on the shore of Lake Michigan at what is now Jackson Park. The exposition was a model—many of its structures consisted of steel frames coated with plaster and burned to the ground shortly after it closed— but it included such technological wonders as moving sidewalks and a monorail, drinking fountains, and the marvels of trash collection, policing, crowd control, and lighting.

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