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 approval of warrantless wiretapping : Franklin Roosevelt to Robert Jackson ,
May 21 , 1940 , Robert Jackson Papers , Henry Morgenthau , Jr. , Diary , May 20 ,
1940 , Henry Morgenthau , Jr. , Papers , U.S. SenFinal Report of the Select ...
Meredith's registration : Doyle , Insurrection , pp . 116 , 257–58 . “ 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.
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