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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If I should consent ” : John Adams to Oliver Wolcott , unsent , Sept. 24 , 1798 ,
Adams Papers . “ Delicate situation " : George Washington to John Adams , Sept.
25 , 1798 , in Fitzpatrick , Writings of George Washington , vol . 36 , p . 454 .
1 , 1984 , May 20 , June 6 , Sept. 23 , 1986 , and Oct. 5 , 1987 , Ronald Reagan to
Suzanne Massie , Feb. 15 , 1984 , Reagan Papers , Author's interview with
Suzanne Massie , 2003 , Suzanne Massie for CNN , Cold War , 1998 , Atlantic ,
Reagan trip to Berlin and Moscow : Author's interview with Frederick Ryan , 2006
, Washington Post and Chicago Tribune , Sept. 13 , 1990 , Newsday , Sept. 19 ,
1990 , Los Angeles Times , Sept. 17 and 18 , 1990. “ The triumph of good ...
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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