The New Nixon

Vidal looking at Nixon -- and looking at today

© 2009 David Shankbone used under a Creative Commons license

Picked up a great treasure recently at Capitol Hill Books: a Random House hardcover first edition (not in good shape, kept by active readers such as myself) of Gore Vidal’s play An Evening with Richard Nixon. I read this play with pleasure in high school, when Nixon was more or less Beelzebub …

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