The Presidents And The Constitution

Author: Ken Gormley
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479839906
Size: 16.68 MB
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In this sweepingly ambitious volume, the nation’s foremost experts on the American presidency and the U.S. Constitution join together to tell the intertwined stories of how each American president has confronted and shaped the ...

The Presidents And The Constitution

Author: Ken Gormley
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479872075
Size: 76.74 MB
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In this sweepingly ambitious volume, the nation’s foremost experts on the American presidency and the U.S. Constitution join together to tell the intertwined stories of how each American president has confronted and shaped the ...

Presidents And The American Presidency

Author: Lori Cox Han
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195385168
Size: 72.90 MB
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This book considers both the strengths and weaknesses of the presidency as a political institution as well as the those of recent presidents and their leadership skills to examine the "real" presidency; that is, notjust the theoretical ...

Archibald Cox

Author: Ken Gormley
Publisher: Perseus Books
ISBN: 9780201407136
Size: 14.54 MB
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Ken Gormley's gripping biography shows how that confrontation was a natural result of the principles, hard as New England granite, which guided Archibald Cox through life.

The President S Book Of Secrets

Author: David Priess
Publisher: PublicAffairs
ISBN: 1610395964
Size: 12.35 MB
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David Priess, a former intelligence officer and daily briefer, has interviewed every living president and vice president as well as more than one hundred others intimately involved with the production and delivery of the president's book of ...

Power Without Constraint

Author: Chris Edelson
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Pres
ISBN: 0299307409
Size: 36.79 MB
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Despite rhetorical differences, the administrations of George W. Bush and Barack Obama have both claimed broadly unrestrained presidential power in matters of military force, surveillance, and the state secrets privilege.

Original Intent And The Framers Constitution

Author: Leonard W. Levy
Publisher: Ivan R. Dee
ISBN: 1461730287
Size: 50.59 MB
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In Original Intent and the Framers' Constitution, the distinguished constitutional scholar Leonard Levy cuts through the Gordian Knot of claim and counterclaim with an argument that is clear, logical, and compelling.

The Presidents War

Author: Chris DeRose
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493010875
Size: 28.84 MB
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Author and historian Chris DeRose chronicles history’s most epic Presidential Royal Rumble, which culminated in a multi-front effort against Lincoln’s reelection bid, but not before: * John Tyler engaged in shuttle diplomacy between ...

The Gatekeepers

Author: Chris Whipple
Publisher: Random House Large Print
ISBN: 9781524736293
Size: 13.88 MB
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The chiefs of staff, often referred to as "the gatekeepers," wield tremendous power in Washington and beyond; they decide who is allowed to see the president, negotiate with Congress to push POTUS's agenda, and--most crucially--are the ...

George Washington S Journey

Author: T.H. Breen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451675445
Size: 43.36 MB
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This is George Washington in the surprising role of political strategist. T.H. Breen introduces us to a George Washington we rarely meet.