Love & war : twenty years, three presidents, two daughters and one Louisiana home / James Carville and Mary Matalin.

Carville, James. (Author). Matalin, Mary. (Added Author). Matalin, Mary. All's fair. (Added Author).
Image of item
Books, Magazines, etc... Books, Magazines, etc...

Available copies

  • 6 copies at SC LENDS.

Current holds

0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library 324.092 Carville James (Text) 22960000785864 New NonFiction Checked out 08/07/2014
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch 324.092 CAR (Text) 0530010511463 Adult New Books Checked out 08/04/2014
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch 324.092 CAR (Text) 0530009747243 Adult New Books Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch 324.0922 CAR (Text) 30018004631434 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch 920 CAR (Text) 30018004570285 Adult New Books Available -
Florence - Main Library 324.092 Carville (Text) 33172005440860 Adult New Books Available -
Kershaw - Camden Library 920 CAR (Text) 33255003145746 Adult NonFiction Checked out 08/19/2014
Lancaster - Indian Land Branch 324.092 CAR (Text) 30553103105195 Adult NonFiction Available -
York - Fort Mill Branch 920 CARVILLE (Text) 33205010671606 Adult New Books -- Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399167249 (hc)
  • Physical Description: 336, [16] unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Blue Rider Press, a member of Penguin Group (USA), [2013]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "For twenty years, James Carville and Mary Matalin have held the mantle of the nation's most politically opposed, ideologically mismatched, and intensely opinionated couple. In this follow-up to their groundbreaking All's Fair : Love, War, and Running for President, Carville and Matalin take a look at how they--and America--have changed in the last two decades. If nothing else, this new collaboration proves that after twenty years of marriage they can still manage to agree on a few things. Love & War traces, in their two distinct voices, James and Mary's story from the end of the 1992 presidential campaign--where he managed Bill Clinton's electoral triumph while she suffered defeat as George H.W. Bush's key strategist--till now. Mary focuses on issues of family, faith, and foreign enemies and offers insights from her kitchen table as well as the White House Cabinet Room, while James's concentration is politics and love--the triumphant and troubled Clinton era, George W. Bush's complicated presidency, the election of Barack Obama, the rise of the corrosive partisanship that dominates political life in Washington today, and the overriding abiding romance he holds for his native Louisiana and his wife and children. Together, the Carville-Matalins reflect on raising two daughters in the pressure cooker of the nation's capital, and their momentous 2008 decision to leave D.C. and move their family to New Orleans. Post-Katrina, James and Mary's efforts to rebuild and promote that city have become a central part of their lives--and a poignant metaphor for moving the nation forward. A fascinating look at the last two decades in American politics and an intimate, quick-witted primer on grown-up relationships and values, Love & War provides unprecedented insight into one of our nation's most intriguing and powerful couples. With their natural charm and sharp intelligence, Carville and Matalin have written undoubtedly the most spirited memoir of the year"-- provided by publisher.
Subject: BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / General.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process / General.
Carville, James.
Matalin, Mary.
Carville, James > Marriage.
Matalin, Mary > Marriage.
Political consultants > United States > Biography.
Married people > United States > Biography.
New Orleans (La.) > Biography.
United States > Politics and government > 1993-2001.
United States > Politics and government > 2001-2009.
United States > Politics and government > 2009-