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Obama’s fairytale campaign loses its drama in the retelling

Politics: A recounting of Barack Obama’s presidential campaign is unable to recapture the excitement and optimism of the time

19th January, 2020
Chris Liddell-Westefeld fails to capture the energy of Barack Obama‘s presidential campaign. Picture: Michal Czerwonka/Getty

They Said This Day Would Never Come: Chasing the Dream on Obama’s Improbable Campaign

By Chris Liddell-Westefeld

Hodder & Stoughton, €25

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