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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Well , all right ” : Matlock , p . 83. “ Come a long way ” : Address , Jan. 16 , 1984 ,
Reagan Papers . Pravda on speech : New York Times , Jan. 25 , 1984. “ Let us
be frank ” : Yuri Andropov to Ronald Reagan , Jan. 28 , 1984 , Reagan Papers .
Chapter Thirty - Five : DON'T WORRY THAT I'VE LOST MY BEARINGS
Chernenko's death and Gorbachev's succession : Shultz , p . 527 , Matlock , pp .
105–8 . “ Crown prince ” : Chernyaev , p . 10. “ Much more effectively ” : George
Bush to ...
677–79 , Matlock , pp . 228–36 , Reeves , Reagan , pp . 349–53 . Discussion in
bubble : Author's interviews with George Shultz and Kenneth Adelman , 2003 ,
Reeves , Reagan , p . 344. “ I was mad ” and walk to limousine : Ronald Reagan
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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