National Affairs: REVOLT of the MODERATES

As political reporter, analyst and author, Samuel (The Future of American Politics) Lubell, 44, has long trudged across the U.S. ringing doorbells like a brush salesman, shaking hands like a Kefauver and asking questions with the persistence of a six-year-old. He takes what people tell him, mixes it thoroughly with detailed county-by-county analysis of presidential election returns going as far back as the Civil War, and adds a large pinch of punditry.

Out of this formula has come an other penetrating Lubell book on American politics. Its title: Revolt of the Moderates (Harper: $3.75)....

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