The book includes a conversation between Trump and a "friend who had acknowledged some bad behavior toward women".
And the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, said that she had never heard Mr Trump talking about assassinating the Syrian president.
"You've got to deny, deny, deny and push back on these women", he told the person, Woodward wrote in his book, "Fear: Trump in the White House". Another 37 percent said it makes them less comfortable.
Woodward went on to say, "People who work for him are anxious. that he will sign things or give orders that threaten the national security or the financial security of the country, or of the world". The question really is how does trump perform as president.
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Woodward wrote that those who traveled with Trump regularly noticed that the couple shares a honest affection, though Melania operated independently from Trump.
Woodward's book is based on "deep background" interviews, which he defines in his book as interviews where "all the information could be used but I would not say who provided it".
Trump also derided his predecessor's return to politics.
Set for public release Tuesday, "Fear" has thrown an already chaotic White House into disarray.
Hicks, along with three other aides - former staff secretary Rob Porter, former chief economic adviser Gary Cohn, and social media director Dan Scavino - told Trump they wanted to create a committee to vet his tweets, Woodward wrote.
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On Monday, Trump tweeted that "the Woodward book is a Joke - just another assault against me, in a barrage of assaults, using now disproven unnamed and anonymous sources".
Alas, that was before the president came to the conclusion that Woodward was working for the Dems and that he made quotes up out of whole cloth, which was about the same time that excerpts of Woodward's book began to leak.
The Watergate legend said the president called him last month saying he wished he had been interviewed for the book.
Cohn did not detail his complaints with the book, telling Axios: "I am proud of my service in the Trump Administration, and I continue to support the President and his economic agenda". Both deny the statements.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning Woodward staunchly defended the integrity of his reporting and said the book, which comes out this week, "is as carefully done as you can do an excavation of the reality of what goes on".
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