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Q Clearance Summary
Peter Benchley

Everything you need to understand or teach Q Clearance by Peter Benchley.

  • Q Clearance Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Q Clearance Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Q Clearance Summary

Plot Summary

Mild mannered Timothy Burnham is a low-level speechwriter for the President of the United States. A string of coincidences lead to his promotion as the President's most trusted advisor. His marriage falls apart at the same time, leaving him open to the charms of Eva and her father, a Soviet spy. When Eva reveals her true identity, Burnham launches a last minute effort to save his good name and disappear from politics forever. The novel provides a humorous glimpse into the nature of American politics and the random chances that direct the future of the free world.

Timothy Burnham works as a low-level speechwriter for the President of the United States. Technically, he works for the Department of Energy, which makes him eligible for Q Clearance. Q Clearance means that Burnham has access to top-secret atomic energy documents. Burnham has no technical knowledge about the subject and thinks...

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