By Robert Penn Warren
All the King’s Men lines the increase and fall of demagogue Willie Stark, a fictional personality loosely in accordance with Governor Huey “Kingfish” lengthy of Louisiana. Stark starts his political profession as an idealistic guy of the folks yet quickly turns into corrupted via luck and stuck among desires of provider and an insatiable lust for energy, culminating in a unique that Sinclair Lewis mentioned, at the book’s free up in 1946, “one of our few nationwide galleries of character.”
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All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren