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It is an established, and pretty boring, routine by most candidates of both parties, but especially on the right, to run against "Washington." That is, even when one's own party is running "Washington."
The heroic life is what is portrayed here by Scott Anderson in his narrative of the Middle East circa the World War I era. It is a must read for historians and those with an interest in a good story within a well-developed narrative.