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Hillary, Obama, Osama — and a hapless Bill

Who is Hillary Clinton? HRC, a biography by Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes, has sentences full of anecdotes but empty of analysis

22 February 2014

9:00 AM

22 February 2014

9:00 AM

HRC: State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes

Hutchinson, pp.448, £20, ISBN: 9780091954482

The actor David Niven was once badgered by the American columnist William F. Buckley to introduce him to Marc Chagall, a neighbour of Niven’s in Switzerland. Buckley, a keen amateur painter, wanted to know what Chagall thought of his work. With grave misgivings, Niven agreed to set up a meeting.

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