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Bill Bennett

July 2006

"This book is lively, informative and...revealing of Bill Bennet's hidden personality." "Plecas' book adds detail to many other of the province's key political developments through a series of interviews with Bennett." "if you lived through that turbulent time...Plecas' book is well worth a read, no matter which side of the barricades you were on in 1983."

Tyee Books, Jul 24, 2006
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Bill Bennett

Bill Bennett

June 2006

"Plecas explains Bennett's strategic thinking at every stage of his political life." "This is a book for political junkies. Plecas meticulously elaborates the factors that influenced Bennett's decisions as premier, providing an inside look at a tumultuos and seminal era of B.C. politics."

Winnipeg Free Press, Jun 18, 2006
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Bill Bennett

Bill Bennett

May 2006

"Plecas offers what political biography does best: An account that casts fresh light on history."

Kamloops Daily News, May 26, 2006
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Bill Bennett

Bill Bennett

April 2006

"A new book on a period in B.C. political history is not only a good read, but its also a timely reminder of just how much British Columbia has changed in the last 20 years." "Plecas' narrative breezes through the ups and downs of Bennett's tenure, with many behind the scenes anecdotes sprinkled throughout." "Plecas' book chronicles a time when opposing passions ignited fierce, polarized debate in this province."

North Shore News, Apr 21, 2006
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