Front cover creased at hinge, corners bumped.
Drury wrote two novels ending his Advise and Consent series. The first, 'Come Ninevah, Come Tyre' showed one future vision of America. 'The Promise of Joy' shows another, more hopeful vision.
While the situations are ever-changing, Drury explores choices and attitudes that are always relevent.
"As the forces of anarchy rage at home and the Russians and Chinese clash overseas, President-elect Orrin Knox faces the most awesome challenge of any President in history: to overcome his enemies at home, and to reverse the tide of destruction sweeping Asia -- before atomic war engulfs the entire planet! Can Orrin Knox act in time? Or is 'the promise of joy' -- worldwide peace -- an unreachable goal?"; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall