Presidential Courage: Brave Leaders and how They Changed America, 1789-1989
Thorndike Press, 2007 - 804 pages
Documents crucial historical moments in each of the first forty presidencies during which the future of the United States has been dramatically affected by a bold executive decision, and offers insight into the factors that influenced the choices made byeach president.
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I found this the other day ” : Franklin Roosevelt to Margaret Suckley , Sept. 23 ,
1935 , in Ward , Closest Companion , p . 37 . Nixon's use of Lincoln quote : Nov.
3 , 1969 , address , in New York Times , Nov. 4 , 1969 . Generally on FDR and ...
1-2 , Joseph Kennedy Papers , Beschloss , Kennedy and Roosevelt , p . 16. “ I
don't want a new ... Chapter Twenty - Four : WE HAVE AVOIDED A PUTSCH “
Terrifically spoiled ” : Franklin Roosevelt to John Boettiger , Mar. 3 , 1941 ,
FDR implored to reassure mothers : Sherwood , p . ... That hypocritical ” and “
Your President says ” : New York Times , Oct. 14 , 1944 , Beschloss , Kennedy
and Roosevelt , p . ... We seem to have avoided ” : Lash , Eleanor and Franklin , p
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