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The Resource The modern American presidency, Lewis L. Gould ; foreword by Richard Norton Smith

The modern American presidency, Lewis L. Gould ; foreword by Richard Norton Smith

Label
The modern American presidency
Title
The modern American presidency
Statement of responsibility
Lewis L. Gould ; foreword by Richard Norton Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An interpretive synthesis of the twentieth-century presidency examines how the role of the president evolved into a celebrity figure, tracing a decline of the party system and the growing importance of the media
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
266903
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.90922
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The modern American presidency, Lewis L. Gould ; foreword by Richard Norton Smith
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy036/2002154108.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
The age of Cortelyou : William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt -- The lawyer and the professor : William Howard Taft and Woodrow Wilson -- The modern presidency recedes : Warren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge, and Herbert Hoover -- The modern presidency revives and grows : Franklin D. Roosevelt -- The presidency in the Cold War era : Harry S. Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower -- The souring of the modern presidency : John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson -- The rise of the continuous campaign : Richard Nixon -- The modern presidency under siege : Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter -- The modern presidency in a Republican era : Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush -- Perils of the modern presidency : Bill Clinton
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 301 p.
Isbn
9780700612529
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002154108
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ADJ-4507
  • IG$ 2002154108
Label
The modern American presidency, Lewis L. Gould ; foreword by Richard Norton Smith
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy036/2002154108.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
The age of Cortelyou : William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt -- The lawyer and the professor : William Howard Taft and Woodrow Wilson -- The modern presidency recedes : Warren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge, and Herbert Hoover -- The modern presidency revives and grows : Franklin D. Roosevelt -- The presidency in the Cold War era : Harry S. Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower -- The souring of the modern presidency : John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson -- The rise of the continuous campaign : Richard Nixon -- The modern presidency under siege : Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter -- The modern presidency in a Republican era : Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush -- Perils of the modern presidency : Bill Clinton
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 301 p.
Isbn
9780700612529
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002154108
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ADJ-4507
  • IG$ 2002154108

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