In a revealing new book, Reagan insider and former adviser, Thomas Reed gives us the definitive treatise on Reagan’s mind. Reed, who managed and worked closely with Reagan during the complex leader’s politically formative years, reveals untold tales that bring new clarity to understanding Reagan. The Reagan Enigma takes students of politics one step closer to understanding the emergence of a great leader.
On the golden anniversary of Reagan’s ‘A Time for Choosing’ speech in support of Barry Goldwater’s presidential campaign, which launched Reagan’s political career, this groundbreaking book reveals:
“Now is the right time to open my archives, to collect the insights of my surviving peers, and to weave all of this into an unexpected but accurate explanation of Reagan’s mind,” Reed said. “What follows may provide the perspective that many have sought but few have found.”
The Reagan Enigma is published by Figueroa Press, the University of Southern California’s publisher.