Bob Woodward’s Trump Book Sold 750,000 Copies on First Day of Publication

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"The event ended up as a "'no-frills' cocktail reception" and a "working dinner" at the White House, writes Mr. However, some consider him a risky choice because he earned those credentials by defending President Bill Clinton during impeachment proceedings, as well as President George W. Bush during the USA attorney firings.

In another, Woodward recounts how White House Chief of Staff John Kelly frequently became angry and told colleagues that he thought the President was "unhinged". Accurately anticipating the public response to various developments, the USA president manages to portray himself as a guardian of democracy who defies the deep state and coup plotters. Woodward's book, has said the book is based on "hundreds of hours of interviews with firsthand sources, contemporaneous meeting notes, files, documents and personal diaries". He added: "I would have been happy to correct them if Mr".

As he grilled his top officials - defence secretary James Mattis, then secretary of state Rex Tillerson, then National Security Adviser HR McMaster and others - at a White House meeting on July 19, he brought up Modi, according to Bob Woodward's new book Fear: Trump in the White House.

Among the revelations in the book: Cohn once removed a document from the president's desk that would have ended a trade deal with South Korea.

US and South Korean marines take part in military exercises in Pohang, South Korea in March 2015.

Cohn pushed back on the book's claims Tuesday, while Trump has repeatedly called the book a "scam". "I don't talk the way I am quoted", the president wrote on Twitter in one missive.

Colbert then points out that the "hallmark" of Trump's behaviour is: 'From day to day, he may not remember what his idea was yesterday, ' a statement with which Woodward concurred.

"And I sometimes did just that", Porter said.

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"He said - now, this is last month, a month ago - I had always treated him fairly".

"And that's how you end the book", Colbert said.

As details of the book's contents percolated out into the press ahead of its release, the president's stance had sharply changed.

But can he say whether his current work will play a similar role in Trump's political future?

To Woodward, some of the scenes he learned about and detailed in Fear could only be compared to the days of Richard Nixon - his investigative reporting, of course, in part led to Nixon's resignation during the Watergate scandal.

"Obviously, that's not known".

The White House says Camp David, the USA president's country retreat, offers the commander-in-chief "solitude, tranquility, and a place to host foreign leaders". "I think we have to stop doing that and saying, 'Let's use it in a way that we can tell the public'".

"It's going to be a fascinating time to watch".

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