United States: Essays 1952-1992
- Publish Date: 1993-05-18
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Gore Vidal
From the age of Eisenhower to the dawning of the Clinton era, Gore Vidals United States offers an incomparably rich tapestry of American intellectual and political life in a tumultuous period. It also provides the best, most sustained exposure possible to the most wide-ranging, acute, and original literary intelligence of the postWorld War II years. United States is an essential book in the canon of twentieth-century American literature and an endlessly fascinating work.
From the Trade Paperback edition.