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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FDR duplicity and “ complete violation of the law ” : Joseph Kennedy Diary , May
16 and 17 , 1940 , Joseph Kennedy Papers . Tyler Kent ' s background , criminal
offenses and arrest : Tyler Kent to John Toland , Feb . 19 , 1978 , and John ...
June 29 , 1940 , Ickes Papers , Joseph Kennedy unpublished diplomatic memoir
, Chap . 52 , pp . 1 - 2 , Joseph Kennedy Papers , Beschloss , Kennedy and
Roosevelt , p . 16 . “ I don ' t want a new man ” and “ having a row " : Joseph
In love with death ” : Robert Kennedy oral history , Kennedy Library . JFK judicial
appointments : Bryant , pp . 287 – 88 . JFK on civil rights as economic : Martin
Luther King , Jr . , oral history , Kennedy Library . “ Rarely as dramatic " : Yale ...
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My review is for the abridged audiobook version read by the author. The author presents engaging profiles of nine American Presidents who persevered despite stiff opposition from either domestic or ... Read full review