The Resource The fight : a Secret Service agent's inside account of security failings and the political machine, Dan Bongino

The fight : a Secret Service agent's inside account of security failings and the political machine, Dan Bongino

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The fight : a Secret Service agent's inside account of security failings and the political machine
Title
The fight
Title remainder
a Secret Service agent's inside account of security failings and the political machine
Statement of responsibility
Dan Bongino
Title variation
fight
Title variation remainder
a Secret Service agents inside account of security failings and the political machine
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What events led a veteran Secret Service agent at the top of his profession, with no political experience, to resign his position and run for office, nearly pulling off the unlikeliest of upsets as a Republican in a deep-blue state? More importantly, what insight on issues from national and personal security to big politics can be gleaned from his successes as a Secret Service agent and failures in politics? As a former member of the elite Presidential Protection Division who served three Presidents, bestselling author Dan Bongino is uniquely qualified to provide a view from behind the curtain to warn readers about the political system that is failing them, and the security future that won't protect them. The majority of Americans only come into contact with security when they fly or enter their workplace. They are rarely able to become acquainted with the politicians they know from robo-calls and TV ads. Bongino has experienced the inner-workings of the national security apparatus and the failed political theater that we all feel but rarely understand. Using a mix of current events, an insider's analysis, and tales from his time protecting the president, he shows where clear and foreseeable leadership failures from our current administration led to grave consequences. From a broken political process to a president who consistently misreads the American people, he shows us where America has gone wrong and how we can fight back
Summary
A former Secret Service agent for the Presidential Protection Division, who served three presidents, provides an insider's perspective and analysis of the leadership failures and the broken political process that he feels is stifling America
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Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10462689
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bongino, Dan
Dewey number
320.520973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Bongino, Dan
  • United States
  • National security
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
Target audience
adult
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a Secret Service agent's inside account of security failings and the political machine
Label
The fight : a Secret Service agent's inside account of security failings and the political machine, Dan Bongino
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 226 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered of plates
Isbn
9781250116901
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The fight : a Secret Service agent's inside account of security failings and the political machine, Dan Bongino
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 226 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered of plates
Isbn
9781250116901
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Specific material designation
regular print

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