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Talking Straight

(Critical Survey of Contemporary Fiction)

The tremendous response he received following his first book--more than seventy thousand letters--encouraged Lee Iacocca to write a second one. TALKING STRAIGHT is his letter back to those readers and to the many people who contributed to the Statue of Liberty restoration fund.

During his involvement with Lady Liberty, Iacocca saw some examples of things that are right with this country, and others that are wrong. The book includes anecdotes about ordinary citizens, Iacocca’s family, politicians, and presidents. Without hesitation, Iacocca shares his philosophy, his faith, and his fears about the future.

In plain language, he...

(The entire section is 200 words.)