TITLE

Working the book biz?

AUTHOR(S)
O'Brien, Maureen
PUB. DATE
March 1995
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;3/27/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 13, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses excerpts from the biography `Newt Gingrich: Speaker to America,' detailing the House Speaker's questionable book publishing deals which he allegedly entered into to fund his political ambitions. Financial backers' donation of $13,000 for a book that Gingrich never finished; Probe of the Conservative Opportunity Society partnership formed to promote Gingrich's book `Window of Opportunity.'
ACCESSION #
9504172790

 

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