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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Remini , Clay , p . 398 , Wilentz , Jackson , p . 84 . Worry about Pennsylvania :
Parton III , p . 394 . “ Knowing that we have to die ” : Andrew Jackson to Sarah
Jackson , June 21 , 1832 , in Remini II , p . 387 . “ Preserve the Republic ” :
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
Henry Clay ...
Brave Leaders and how They Changed America, 1789-1989 Michael R.
Beschloss. tor on bankruptcy : John Tyler to Lucretia Tyler , Feb . 17 , 1834 , in
Remini , Bank War , p . 128 . Clay on Jackson ' s " experiment ” and Van Buren
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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