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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Illegitimately begotten ” : Donald Stewart , p . 198 . “ Made its public entry ” :
George Washington to Alexander Hamilton , July 3 , 1795 . Demonstrations
against treaty : Timothy Pickering to George Washington , George Washington to
Washington , July 31 , 1795 , Reardon , pp . 302 – 3 , Flexner , Washington , pp .
213 - 14 , Randolph , pp . 31 – 32 . “ Never ” sign : George Washington to
Edmund Randolph , July 29 , 1795 , Randolph , p . 32 . Protest against Hamilton
Its death - blow ” : Globe , July 12 and 20 , 1832 , Remini II , p . 371 . FDR on “
government by organized money ” : Oct . 31 , 1936 , Address . “ Manifesto of
anarchy ” and “ a chained panther ” and “ the dominion " : Nicholas Biddle to
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