product description page
Absolute Power (Paperback) by David Baldacci
about this item
With this novel, first published in 1996, David Baldacci burst onto the scene, delivering a first-rate political thriller that established his reputation. Luther Whitney just wanted to score a few good valuable items, but instead the burglar unwittingly witnesses a heinous crime involving the President of the United States. Now, the leader of the free world, a man with more power than anyone else, wants him dead. Baldacci, who worked as a D.C. attorney before his writing career took off, explores the darkest sides of power and loyalty the heart-thumping ABSOLUTE POWER.
An unlikely witness threatens a high-level government cover-up--orchestrated by the Secret Service and a ruthlessly loyal White House chief-of-staff--of a brutal murder involving the president and his mistress.
Number of Pages: 678.0
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Literary, General
Author: BALDACCI, DAVID
Street Date: January 4, 2010
Item Number (DPCI): 059-02-7263