565 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 533-539) and index.
"In his unmistakable voice and with an insider's eye on history, former Vice President Dick Cheney tells the story of his life and the nearly four decades he has spent at the center of American politics and power"-- Provided by publisher.
"A memoir from the former Vice President of the United States"-- Provided by publisher.
Prologue: 9/11 -- Beginnings -- Anybody here named Cheney? -- Backseat -- Gentleman from Wyoming -- Mr. Secretary -- Desert Shield -- Desert Storm -- Out of the arena -- Big time -- Angler -- A nation at war -- Liberating Iraq -- Intelligence and politics -- Surge -- Setback -- Endings.