Palimpsest by Gore Vidal
This explosively entertaining memoir abounds in gossip, satire, historical apercus, and trenchant observations. Vidal's compelling narrative weaves back and forth in time, providing a whole view of the author's celebrated life, from his birth in 1925 to today, and features a cast of memorable characters—including the Kennedy family, Marlon Brando, Anais Nin, and Eleanor Roosevelt.
The newest novel in the bestselling American Chronicle series by one of fiction's most acclaimed authors, Gore Vidal. Looking into one of the most fascinating periods of American political and social change, Vidal recreates the birth of motion pictures, brimming with intrigue and scandal, and peopled by the greats of the silver screen and American politics.
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