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The Audacity to Win - The Inside Story and Lessons of Barack Obama's Historic Victory-logo

The Audacity to Win - The Inside Story and Lessons of Barack Obama's Historic Victory

David Plouffe

Enter The Audacity to Win Book Club Discussion Contest Watch David Plouffe discuss The Audacity to Win on "Meet the Press" David Plouffe not only led the effort that put Barack Obama in the White House, but he also changed the face of politics forever and reenergized the idea of democracy itself. The Audacity to Win is his story of that groundbreaking achievement, taking readers inside the remarkable campaign that led to the election of the first African American president. For two years Plouffe worked side by side with Obama, charting the course of the campaign. His is the ultimate insider's tale, revealing both the strategies that delivered Obama to office and how the candidate and campaign handled moments of great challenge and opportunity. Moving from the deliberations about whether to run at all, through the epic primary battle with Hillary Clinton and the general election against John McCain, Plouffe showcases the high-wire gamesmanship that fascinated pundits and the drama and intrigue that captivated a nation. The Audacity to Win chronicles the arrival of a new moment in American life at the convergence of digital technology and grassroots organization, and the exciting possibilities revealed by a campaign that in many ways functioned as a $1 billion start-up with laser-like focus and discipline. In this extraordinary book, David Plouffe unfolds one of the most important political stories of our time, one whose lessons are not limited to politics, but reach to the greatest heights of what we dream about for our country and ourselves. Watch a Video

Enter The Audacity to Win Book Club Discussion Contest Watch David Plouffe discuss The Audacity to Win on "Meet the Press" David Plouffe not only led the effort that put Barack Obama in the White House, but he also changed the face of politics forever and reenergized the idea of democracy itself. The Audacity to Win is his story of that groundbreaking achievement, taking readers inside the remarkable campaign that led to the election of the first African American president. For two years Plouffe worked side by side with Obama, charting the course of the campaign. His is the ultimate insider's tale, revealing both the strategies that delivered Obama to office and how the candidate and campaign handled moments of great challenge and opportunity. Moving from the deliberations about whether to run at all, through the epic primary battle with Hillary Clinton and the general election against John McCain, Plouffe showcases the high-wire gamesmanship that fascinated pundits and the drama and intrigue that captivated a nation. The Audacity to Win chronicles the arrival of a new moment in American life at the convergence of digital technology and grassroots organization, and the exciting possibilities revealed by a campaign that in many ways functioned as a $1 billion start-up with laser-like focus and discipline. In this extraordinary book, David Plouffe unfolds one of the most important political stories of our time, one whose lessons are not limited to politics, but reach to the greatest heights of what we dream about for our country and ourselves. Watch a Video
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Enter The Audacity to Win Book Club Discussion Contest Watch David Plouffe discuss The Audacity to Win on "Meet the Press" David Plouffe not only led the effort that put Barack Obama in the White House, but he also changed the face of politics forever and reenergized the idea of democracy itself. The Audacity to Win is his story of that groundbreaking achievement, taking readers inside the remarkable campaign that led to the election of the first African American president. For two years Plouffe worked side by side with Obama, charting the course of the campaign. His is the ultimate insider's tale, revealing both the strategies that delivered Obama to office and how the candidate and campaign handled moments of great challenge and opportunity. Moving from the deliberations about whether to run at all, through the epic primary battle with Hillary Clinton and the general election against John McCain, Plouffe showcases the high-wire gamesmanship that fascinated pundits and the drama and intrigue that captivated a nation. The Audacity to Win chronicles the arrival of a new moment in American life at the convergence of digital technology and grassroots organization, and the exciting possibilities revealed by a campaign that in many ways functioned as a $1 billion start-up with laser-like focus and discipline. In this extraordinary book, David Plouffe unfolds one of the most important political stories of our time, one whose lessons are not limited to politics, but reach to the greatest heights of what we dream about for our country and ourselves. Watch a Video

Language:

English

Narrators:

Erik Davies

Length:

19h 25m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:18


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

08:42


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

07:22


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:10


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

06:57


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

07:55


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

08:09


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:26


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

08:05


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

07:19


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:32


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

07:19


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

07:40


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

08:05


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

07:58


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:10


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

07:50


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:40


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

07:01


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

08:14


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

08:50


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:44


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

07:58


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

07:51


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

06:03


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

08:00


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

07:49


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

07:05


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

08:04


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

07:46


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

08:52


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

08:08


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

08:21


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

07:24


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

03:55


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

07:41


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

07:42


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

07:58


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

07:59


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

08:06


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

10:16


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

08:03


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

07:20


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

04:19


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

07:25


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

07:20


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

08:06


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

07:39


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

07:31


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

07:35


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

07:21


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

05:17


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

07:41


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

07:14


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

07:28


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

08:10


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

07:20


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

06:24


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

07:27


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

07:14


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

07:39


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

05:42


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

05:19


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

07:31


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

07:35


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

07:58


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

07:01


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

04:36


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

05:44


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

07:38


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

06:58


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

08:30


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

06:56


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

07:30


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

07:19


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

07:18


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

07:36


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

07:08


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

07:28


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

07:44


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

07:10


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

07:49


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

07:35


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

10:48


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

06:40


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

07:48


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

07:00


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

07:31


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

07:30


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

07:38


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

10:35


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

08:44


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

07:13


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

07:16


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

09:55


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

07:15


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

10:15


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

07:41


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

07:32


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

07:41


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

07:14


Chapter 102
Chapter 102

07:35


Chapter 103
Chapter 103

06:39


Chapter 104
Chapter 104

06:09


Chapter 105
Chapter 105

09:24


Chapter 106
Chapter 106

07:22


Chapter 107
Chapter 107

07:47


Chapter 108
Chapter 108

07:35


Chapter 109
Chapter 109

07:08


Chapter 110
Chapter 110

04:02


Chapter 111
Chapter 111

07:10


Chapter 112
Chapter 112

07:33


Chapter 113
Chapter 113

07:11


Chapter 114
Chapter 114

06:13


Chapter 115
Chapter 115

05:53


Chapter 116
Chapter 116

07:46


Chapter 117
Chapter 117

07:17


Chapter 118
Chapter 118

07:47


Chapter 119
Chapter 119

07:28


Chapter 120
Chapter 120

07:27


Chapter 121
Chapter 121

07:21


Chapter 122
Chapter 122

07:38


Chapter 123
Chapter 123

07:51


Chapter 124
Chapter 124

08:09


Chapter 125
Chapter 125

09:11


Chapter 126
Chapter 126

07:28


Chapter 127
Chapter 127

07:32


Chapter 128
Chapter 128

07:15


Chapter 129
Chapter 129

07:45


Chapter 130
Chapter 130

07:49


Chapter 131
Chapter 131

07:20


Chapter 132
Chapter 132

07:35


Chapter 133
Chapter 133

07:24


Chapter 134
Chapter 134

08:56


Chapter 135
Chapter 135

08:53


Chapter 136
Chapter 136

05:55


Chapter 137
Chapter 137

04:20


Chapter 138
Chapter 138

06:30


Chapter 139
Chapter 139

06:58


Chapter 140
Chapter 140

07:18


Chapter 141
Chapter 141

07:25


Chapter 142
Chapter 142

07:33


Chapter 143
Chapter 143

07:36


Chapter 144
Chapter 144

07:17


Chapter 145
Chapter 145

07:56


Chapter 146
Chapter 146

09:06


Chapter 147
Chapter 147

05:16


Chapter 148
Chapter 148

06:15


Chapter 149
Chapter 149

07:17


Chapter 150
Chapter 150

07:19


Chapter 151
Chapter 151

08:27


Chapter 152
Chapter 152

07:43


Chapter 153
Chapter 153

07:16


Chapter 154
Chapter 154

07:49


Chapter 155
Chapter 155

07:45


Chapter 156
Chapter 156

06:23


Chapter 157
Chapter 157

05:06


Chapter 158
Chapter 158

00:41