By His Own Rules

The Story of Donald Rumsfeld

by Bradley Graham

By His Own Rules

Hardcover, 803 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $35 | purchase

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From the Pentagon correspondent for The Washington Post during Rumsfeld's tenure comes this portrait of the controversial defense secretary, from his management of the Iraq war to his relationships with Congress, administration colleagues, and military officers. 50,000 first printing.

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