About this book
A reissue of Paxman's thrilling dissection of politicians past and present to coincide with the paperback publication of his new book "On Royalty". 'Devastatingly accurate' Michael Portillo, "Sunday Telegraph"
Where do politicians come from? How do they get elected? What do they do all day? And why do they seek power? In this title, all these questions and many more are addressed. It presents a dissection of that strange and elusive breed - the political animal.