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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Brave Leaders and how They Changed America, 1789-1989 Michael R.
Beschloss. Kent ' s arrest : Breckinridge Long , p . 113 . FDR approval of
warrantless wiretapping : Franklin Roosevelt to Robert Jackson , May 21 , 1940 ,
Robert Jackson ...
What we did at the University " : Robert Kennedy to Coy Hines Stennis , Mar . 29 ,
1963 , Robert Kennedy Papers . “ Can they hit Oxford ” : Schlesinger , Robert
Kennedy , p . 506 . “ That Walker was not getting back ” : Califano , pp . 103 – 4 .
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