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Baptism by fire : eight presidents who took office in times of crisis

Autor: Mark K Updegrove
Editora: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2009.
Edição/Formato   Livro : Biografia : Inglês : 1st edVer todas as edições e formatos
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Presents accounts of eight U.S. presidents who assumed office at times of crisis and how they met high-stakes challenges, from Lincoln's efforts on behalf of a divided nation and FDR's strategies during the Depression to Truman's inheritance of World War II and Kennedy's role in addressing the Cold War.
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Gênero/Forma: Biography
History
Pessoa Denominada: George Washington; Thomas Jefferson; John Tyler; Abraham Lincoln; Franklin D Roosevelt; Harry S Truman; Gerald R Ford
Tipo de Material: Biografia, Recurso Internet
Tipo de Documento: Livro, Recurso Internet
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Mark K Updegrove
ISBN: 9780312388034 0312388039
Número OCLC: 237018892
Descrição: x, 292 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Conteúdos: George Washington : the first --
Thomas Jefferson : "We are all Republicans, we are all Federalists" --
John Tyler : the accidental president --
Abraham Lincoln : "The Union is unbroken" --
Franklin D. Roosevelt : nothing to fear --
Harry S. Truman : "If you pray, pray for me now" --
John F. Kennedy : "The torch has been passed" --
Gerald R. Ford : "Our long national nightmare is over."
Responsabilidade: Mark K. Updegrove.
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As the nation's next president stands to inherit crises at home and abroad, this title reveals how his predecessors dealt with challenges that are there from day one. It is suitable for those  Ler mais...

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"Once again Mark Updegrove has written an incisive slice of U.S. presidential history. "Fire" ratchets up harrowing memories of our leaders from George Washington to Gerald Ford. A wonderful Ler mais...

 
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