Presidential Courage Brave Leaders and How They Changed America 1789-1989

ISBN-10: 0743257448

ISBN-13: 9780743257442

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Presidential Courageis a brilliantly readable and inspiring saga about crucial times in American history when a courageous President dramatically changed our future. Like Beschloss's previous book,The Conquerors, it was aNew York Timesbestseller for months. With surprising new sources and a dazzling command of history and human character, Beschloss brings to life those flawed, complex men -- and their wives, families, friends and foes. Never have we had a more intimate, behind-the-scenes view of Presidents coping with the supreme dilemmas of their lives. For Americans who must choose Presidents and assess them once they are elected,Presidential Couragesets a lasting standard by showing us the best in Presidential leadership.
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Book details

List price: $17.99
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Publication date: 2/5/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 448
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Michael Beschloss is a historian specializing in the U.S. presidency. The author of five previous books on presidents and world affairs, he is also a regular commentator on PBS' NewsHour with Jim Lehrer and on ABC News. He lives in Washington, D.C.

Preface
A Speedy Death to General Washington!
Kick This Treaty to Hell!
The Damnedest Liar
He May Retire with Undiminish'd Glory
Rivalries Irritated to Madness
Oh, That i was a Soldier!
Rocks and Quicksands on All Sides
The Most Splendid Diamond in My Crown
I will Kill it!
Not a Man to be Forced
I was born for the Storm
Who Would Have had the Courage?
I am going to be Beaten
Too Angelic for this Devilish Rebellion
A Well-Meaning Baboon
The Country will be Saved
I see Dynamite
Black Storm
A Rough-and-Tumble Man
I Upset Them All
We Must Protect the Chief!
Gloom Personified
Salute Your Caesar?
We have Avoided a Putsch
No People Except the Hebrews
The Right Place at the Right Time
How Could This Have Happened?
I am Cyrus!
They Never Show their Passion
Go get Him, Johnny Boy!
It's going to be a Civil War
A Man has to Take a Stand
We Win and they Lose!
It Left me Greatly Depressed
Don't Worry that I've Lost my Bearings
A Miracle has Taken Place
Epilogue: Presidential Courage
Notes
Sources
Acknowledgments
Index
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