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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He said if the Whigs wished to upbraid the President , they must impeach him ,
and the Constitution gave that job to the House , not the Senate . Nevertheless on
Friday , March 28 , 1834 , Senators voted by 26 to 20 to censure an American ...
Brave Leaders and how They Changed America, 1789-1989 Michael R.
Beschloss. CHAPTER NINETEEN A ROUGH - AND - TUMBLE MAN In
November 1902 , impressed by T . R . ' s dexterity , voters gave Republicans their
best midterm ...
Eddie told Harry that his ascension to the Presidency “ gave me a lot of publicity
that really helped . ” He did not want to " ride along on your coattails , but what
could I do ? ” During Truman ' s first trip home as President that summer , he beat
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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