Pat and dick
Shortlisted for the Plutarch Award for Best Biography, “the most humanizing portrait of the Nixons we're likely to have” (Douglas Brinkley) is a sweeping. Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. Presidential biographer Swift (The Roosevelts and the Royals. Now comes “Pat and Dick,” Will Swift's fair-minded and thorough attempt to trace the long, jagged arc of the Nixons' marriage, a devoted and. "Pat and Dick is a portrait of two tough-luck kids who fell in love, took on the world, were savaged by their foes, lashed back, claimed the highest prize - and lost Released on: August 05, Historian Will Swift talked about his book, Pat and Dick: The Nixons, an Intimate Portrait of a Marriage, in which he recounts the relationship between President Richard Nixon and his wife, Pat. In Pat and Dick, biographer Will Swift brings his years of experience as a historian and as a marital therapist to this unique examination of a long-misunderstood marriage. Nixon the man was enormously complicated: brilliant, insecure, sometimes coldly calculating, and capable of surprising affection with his wife. Much less is known about Pat/5.