As conceived by Joan Didion, these personages and events constitute the terminal fallout of democracy, a fallout that also includes fact-finding junkets, senatorial groupies, the international arms market, and the Orwellian newspeak of the political class. Moving deftly from Honolulu to Jakarta, between romance, farce, and tragedy, Democracy is a tour de force from a writer who can dissect an entire society with a single phrase.
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A gem . . . a beautifully composed story that moves with effortless authority and becomes astonishingly <br>moving. . . . Stirring and memorable." --"Newsday" <br>"Striking, provocative, and brilliantly written." <br>--"The Atlantic"