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The Resource The American president, Philip Kunhardt, Jr., Philip Kunhardt III, Peter W. Kunhardt ; foreword by Stephen Skowronek ; introduction by Richard E. Neustadt

The American president, Philip Kunhardt, Jr., Philip Kunhardt III, Peter W. Kunhardt ; foreword by Stephen Skowronek ; introduction by Richard E. Neustadt

Label
The American president
Title
The American president
Statement of responsibility
Philip Kunhardt, Jr., Philip Kunhardt III, Peter W. Kunhardt ; foreword by Stephen Skowronek ; introduction by Richard E. Neustadt
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the lives of the presidents and the evolution of the presidency
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kunhardt, Philip B
Dewey number
  • 973/.099
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E176.1
LC item number
.K854 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kunhardt, Philip B.
  • Kunhardt, Peter W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
Label
The American president, Philip Kunhardt, Jr., Philip Kunhardt III, Peter W. Kunhardt ; foreword by Stephen Skowronek ; introduction by Richard E. Neustadt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 450-459) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Candidate: Heroic Posture: George Washington (1789-1797) America's first hero ; William Henry Harrison (1841) A manufactured hero ; Ulysses S. Grant 1869-1899) In over his head ; Dwight D, Eisenhower (1953-1961) the heroic image Compromise Choices: Franklin Pierce (1853-1857) The dark horse President ; James A. Garfield (1881) Awaiting destiny ; Warren G. Harding (1921-1923) "I Should Never Have Been Here" ; Gerald R. Ford 1974-1977) Healing the nation -- Politics and the Presidency: Professional Politician: Martin Van Buren (1837-1841) "The Little Magician" ; James Buchanan (1857-1861) "Avoiding Conflicts' ; Abrahan Lincoln (1861-1865) Politics with a purpose ; Lyndon B. Johnson (1963-1969) The art of political bluster -- An Indepenent Cast of Mind: John Adams (1797-1801) Going it alone ; Zachary Taylor (1849-1850) "Old Rough and Ready" ; Rutherford B. Hayes (1877-1881) "No Fondness for Political Life" ; Jimmy Carter (1977-1981) The outsider -- A Matter of Destiny: Family Ties: John Quincy Adams (1825-1829) His father's son ; Benjamin Harrison (1889-1893) "Nobody's Grandson" ; Franklin D. Roosevelt (1933-1945) Possession by right ; John F. Kennedy (1961-1963) Vindicating the Irish -- Happenstance: John Tyler (1841-1845) Establishing the President ; Millard Fillmore (1850-153) "Called by a Bereavement" ; Andrew Johnson (1865-1869) "Elect of an Assassin" ; Chester A. Arthur (1881-1885) "Gentleman Boss" ; Harry S. Truman (1945-1953) American optimist Executive Vision: -- American Way: Thomas Jefferson (1801-1809) His "Empire of Liberty" ; Calvin Coolidge (1923-1929) Preacher of prosperity ; Herbert C. Hoover (1929-1933) American individualist ; Ronald Reagan (1981-1989) An American dreamer -- World Stage: James Monroe (1817-1825) A vision for he hemisphere ; William McKinley (1897-1901) Reluctant apostle ; Woodrow Wilson (1913-1921) American idealist ; George Bush (1989-1993) Personal contact -- An Office and Its Powers: Expanding Power: Andrew Jackson (1829-1837) The power of the people ; Grover Cleveland (1885-1889) "Ugly Honest" ; Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1907) "Rough rider" ; Richard M. Nixon (1969-1974) Abuse of power -- Balance of Power: James Madison (1809-1817) Creating the balance ; James K. Polk (1845-1849) "Young Hickory" ; William Howard Taft (1909-1913) Preserving the balance ; William Jefferson Clinton (1993-2001) Second chances -- Chronology of the presidents -- Selected constitutional passages
Control code
ocm41256420
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xvii, 481 pages
Isbn
9781573221498
Lccn
99030869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)41256420
Label
The American president, Philip Kunhardt, Jr., Philip Kunhardt III, Peter W. Kunhardt ; foreword by Stephen Skowronek ; introduction by Richard E. Neustadt
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 450-459) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Candidate: Heroic Posture: George Washington (1789-1797) America's first hero ; William Henry Harrison (1841) A manufactured hero ; Ulysses S. Grant 1869-1899) In over his head ; Dwight D, Eisenhower (1953-1961) the heroic image Compromise Choices: Franklin Pierce (1853-1857) The dark horse President ; James A. Garfield (1881) Awaiting destiny ; Warren G. Harding (1921-1923) "I Should Never Have Been Here" ; Gerald R. Ford 1974-1977) Healing the nation -- Politics and the Presidency: Professional Politician: Martin Van Buren (1837-1841) "The Little Magician" ; James Buchanan (1857-1861) "Avoiding Conflicts' ; Abrahan Lincoln (1861-1865) Politics with a purpose ; Lyndon B. Johnson (1963-1969) The art of political bluster -- An Indepenent Cast of Mind: John Adams (1797-1801) Going it alone ; Zachary Taylor (1849-1850) "Old Rough and Ready" ; Rutherford B. Hayes (1877-1881) "No Fondness for Political Life" ; Jimmy Carter (1977-1981) The outsider -- A Matter of Destiny: Family Ties: John Quincy Adams (1825-1829) His father's son ; Benjamin Harrison (1889-1893) "Nobody's Grandson" ; Franklin D. Roosevelt (1933-1945) Possession by right ; John F. Kennedy (1961-1963) Vindicating the Irish -- Happenstance: John Tyler (1841-1845) Establishing the President ; Millard Fillmore (1850-153) "Called by a Bereavement" ; Andrew Johnson (1865-1869) "Elect of an Assassin" ; Chester A. Arthur (1881-1885) "Gentleman Boss" ; Harry S. Truman (1945-1953) American optimist Executive Vision: -- American Way: Thomas Jefferson (1801-1809) His "Empire of Liberty" ; Calvin Coolidge (1923-1929) Preacher of prosperity ; Herbert C. Hoover (1929-1933) American individualist ; Ronald Reagan (1981-1989) An American dreamer -- World Stage: James Monroe (1817-1825) A vision for he hemisphere ; William McKinley (1897-1901) Reluctant apostle ; Woodrow Wilson (1913-1921) American idealist ; George Bush (1989-1993) Personal contact -- An Office and Its Powers: Expanding Power: Andrew Jackson (1829-1837) The power of the people ; Grover Cleveland (1885-1889) "Ugly Honest" ; Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1907) "Rough rider" ; Richard M. Nixon (1969-1974) Abuse of power -- Balance of Power: James Madison (1809-1817) Creating the balance ; James K. Polk (1845-1849) "Young Hickory" ; William Howard Taft (1909-1913) Preserving the balance ; William Jefferson Clinton (1993-2001) Second chances -- Chronology of the presidents -- Selected constitutional passages
Control code
ocm41256420
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xvii, 481 pages
Isbn
9781573221498
Lccn
99030869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)41256420

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