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  • Tags: Campaigns and political culture

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In this book Kenneth Ackerman re-creates an American political landscape where fierce battles for power unfolded against a chivalrous code of honor in a country struggling to emerge from the long shadow of recent war. He casts familiar Civil War…

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White House speechwriter James C. Humes put words into the mouths of five presidents - Eisenhower, Nixon, Ford, Reagan, and Bush. In the process, he got to know these prominent leaders as few ordinary staffers could, while observing the inner…

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For those Americans who have questioned or forgotten the aims and strengths of the Democratic Party, a well-known Democrat from the Kennedy era has written a thoughtful reminder. Ted Sorensen was the principal counsel, policy adviser, and…

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Author Sally Quinn's book about entertaining.

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A biography on the career of the late Senator Strom Thurmond.

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Denny Hastert is one of the most powerful men in America - and yet chances are you know little or nothing about him. And Denny Hastert likes it that way. Not because he has anything to hide, but because he doesn't care about who gets the credit. He…

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Washington Times columnist Jon McCaslin's account of interesting Washington-related stories.

http://129.174.21.2/bknotes/plugins/Dropbox/files/1268304.pdf
Presents a detailed account of sixteen crises in American history, the responses of the men who were President at the time, and the influence that their decisions and actions had on the subsequent course of American history.

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Columnist Maureen Dowd discusses the political clout of the Bush family and the people surrounding the administration, including Cheney, Ashcroft, Rumsfeld, Rice, Rove, Wolfowitz, and Perle.

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In this expose, a veteran Senate defense adviser argues that since September 11, 2001, the conduct of the U.S. Congress has sunk to new depths and endangered the nation's security. Winslow T. Wheeler draws on three decades of work with four prominent…

http://129.174.21.2/bknotes/plugins/Dropbox/files/1202860.pdf
A history of the presidential campaign of 1800 follows the contest between the two candidates, Adams and Jefferson.
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