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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Kennedy carped into his diary that in his passion for war , FDR would stop at
nothing short of “ complete violation of the law . ” Deep inside Kennedy ' s
Embassy was a young code clerk named Tyler Kent , who saw the secret
In an effort to stop it , Kent took home copies of the Roosevelt - Churchill
messages and shared them with a secret agent named Anna Wolkoff , who had
ties to Nazis and Italian Fascists Descendant of an old Virginia family , Kent had
big plans ...
garet Truman , Where the Buck Stops , p . 14 . “ Don ' t ever be an Alice ” : Harry
Truman to Margaret Truman , Apr . 22 , 1950 , Truman Papers . “ One of the
greatest ” : Merle Miller , p . 187 , Margaret Truman , Where the Buck Stops , pp .
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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