The Presidents And The Constitution

Author: Ken Gormley
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479839906
Size: 54.86 MB
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In this sweepingly ambitious volume, the nation’s foremost experts on the American presidency and the U.S. Constitution join together to tell the intertwined stories of how each American president has confronted and shaped the ...

The Presidents And The Constitution

Author: Ken Gormley
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479872075
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In this sweepingly ambitious volume, the nation’s foremost experts on the American presidency and the U.S. Constitution join together to tell the intertwined stories of how each American president has confronted and shaped the ...

Presidents And The American Presidency

Author: Lori Cox Han
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195385168
Size: 64.74 MB
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This book considers both the strengths and weaknesses of the presidency as a political institution as well as the those of recent presidents and their leadership skills to examine the "real" presidency; that is, notjust the theoretical ...

Original Intent And The Framers Constitution

Author: Leonard W. Levy
Publisher: Ivan R. Dee
ISBN: 1461730287
Size: 28.39 MB
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In Original Intent and the Framers' Constitution, the distinguished constitutional scholar Leonard Levy cuts through the Gordian Knot of claim and counterclaim with an argument that is clear, logical, and compelling.

Archibald Cox

Author: Ken Gormley
Publisher: Perseus Books
ISBN: 9780201407136
Size: 28.48 MB
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Ken Gormley's gripping biography shows how that confrontation was a natural result of the principles, hard as New England granite, which guided Archibald Cox through life.

Power Without Constraint

Author: Chris Edelson
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Pres
ISBN: 0299307409
Size: 22.11 MB
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Despite rhetorical differences, the administrations of George W. Bush and Barack Obama have both claimed broadly unrestrained presidential power in matters of military force, surveillance, and the state secrets privilege.

The Faith Of America S Presidents

Author: Daniel J. Mount
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780899571089
Size: 41.90 MB
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Readers will learn the religious beliefs of each president of the United States and how those beliefs influenced the decisions and actions of their lives and their presidencies.

The President S Book Of Secrets

Author: David Priess
Publisher: PublicAffairs
ISBN: 1610395964
Size: 23.88 MB
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David Priess, a former intelligence officer and daily briefer, has interviewed every living president and vice president as well as more than one hundred others intimately involved with the production and delivery of the president's book of ...

Emergency Presidential Power

Author: Chris Edelson
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Pres
ISBN: 0299295338
Size: 51.30 MB
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Defining the scope and limits of emergency presidential power might seem easy—just turn to Article II of the Constitution. But as Chris Edelson shows, the reality is complicated.

Washington S Circle

Author: David S. Heidler
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679603832
Size: 56.38 MB
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This is a fresh look at an aloof man whose service in the Revolutionary War had already earned him the acclaim of fellow citizens. Washington was easy to revere, if difficult to know.