The Starr Report by Kenneth W. Starr

This book is a detailed report on the investigation of a sitting U.S. President, focusing on his extramarital affairs and the subsequent perjury and obstruction of justice charges. The report, which was conducted by an independent counsel, became a significant political and cultural event, leading to impeachment proceedings. It includes explicit details about the President's personal life, and its release sparked widespread debate about the boundaries of public and private life for political figures.

The 4882nd greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 138

Since this book was first published in 1998, there is a penalty of 38.4%. The age adjusted score is 85.01.

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