This Country is a sweeping memoir of post-World War II America filtered through the remarkable life and career of cable news pioneer and bestselling author Chris Matthews. It is a story of risk and adventure, of self-reliance and service, of loyalty and friendship. It is a story driven by an abiding faith in our country. As Chris charts his political odyssey, he paints an energetic picture of a nation searching for its soul. He reflects with grace and wisdom, showcasing the grand arc of the American story through one life dedicated to its politics.