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- Henry Holt and Co. 2004; US$ 25.99
President Nixon?s former counsel illuminates another presidency marked by scandal Warren G. Harding may be best known as America?s worst president. Scandals plagued him: the Teapot Dome affair, corruption in the Veterans Bureau and the Justice Department, and the posthumous revelation of an extramarital affair. Raised in Marion, Ohio, Harding... more...
- Henry Holt and Co. 2010; US$ 25.99
The genial but troubled New Englander whose single-minded partisan loyalties inflamed the nation's simmering battle over slavery Charming and handsome, Franklin Pierce of New Hampshire was drafted to break the deadlock of the 1852 Democratic convention. Though he seized the White House in a landslide against the imploding Whig Party, he proved... more...
- Henry Holt and Co. 2014; US$ 25.99
A bestselling historian and political commentator reconsiders McKinley's overshadowed legacy By any serious measurement, bestselling historian Kevin Phillips argues, William McKinley was a major American president. It was during his administration that the United States made its diplomatic and military debut as a world power. McKinley was one of... more...
- Penguin Group US 2007; US$ 20.00
From his entrance into Democratic leadership circles in the 1950s through his years in the Kennedy administration and up until his last days, Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., was always at the vital center of American politics. For more than half a century, the master historian recorded his experiences and opinions in journals that together form an intimate... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2009; US$ 54.00
Since George Washington delivered the first inaugural speech in 1789, every elected president has addressed the nation after taking the oath of office. These inspiring, uplifting, and informative inaugural addresses capture the spirit of the times and themood of the country every four years. Some rank among the landmark speeches in American history,... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2004; US$ 14.99
From two-time Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., comes one of the most important and influential investigations of the American presidency. The Imperial Presidency traces the growth of presidential power over two centuries, from George Washington to George W. Bush, examining how it has both served and harmed the Constitution... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2003; US$ 17.95
The Coming of the New Deal, 1933-1935, volume two of Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and biographer Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.?s Age of Roosevelt series, describes Franklin Delano Roosevelt?s first tumultuous years in the White House. Coming into office at the bottom of the Great Depression, FDR told the American people that they have nothing to... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2002; US$ 18.95
As special assistant to the president, Arthur Schlesinger witnessed firsthand the politics and personalities that influenced the now legendary Kennedy administration. Schlesinger?s close relationship with JFK, as a politician and as a friend, has resulted in this authoritative yet intimate account in which the president ?walks through the pages, from... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2012; US$ 14.99
Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., chronicles the short life of the Kennedy family's second presidential hopeful in "a story that leaves the reader aching for what cannot be recaptured" (Miami Herald). Schlesinger's account vividly recalls the forces that shaped Robert Kennedy, from his position as the third son of a powerful Irish Catholic political clan... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2003; US$ 14.99
The Politics of Upheaval, 1935-1936, volume three of Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and biographer Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.?s Age of Roosevelt series, concentrates on the turbulent concluding years of Franklin D. Roosevelt?s first term. A measure of economic recovery revived political conflict and emboldened FDR?s critics to denounce “that man... more...