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Hidden Illness in the White House

Author: Kenneth R Crispell; Carlos Gomez; Birch Bayh
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 1989.
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The serious illness of three presidents-Woodrow Wilson, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and John F. Kennedy-as well as the injury Ronald Reagan received in the assassination attempt upon him have revealed our woefully inadequate system for handling presidential incapacity. The authors believe that this flawed system poses a major threat to the nation, and they provide sobering reports on how the government functioned (or  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Crispell, Kenneth R.
Hidden Illness in the White House.
Durham : Duke University Press, ©1989
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth R Crispell; Carlos Gomez; Birch Bayh
ISBN: 9780822382324 0822382326
OCLC Number: 850216136
Description: 1 online resource (285 pages)
Contents: Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Illness and History: An Overview; 2 Woodrow Wilson: Strokes, Versailles, and the Pathology of Politics; 3 Franklin D. Roosevelt: The Diagnosis of an "Unexpected" Death; 4 Diplomacy and Failing Health: Roosevelt and the Final Decline; 5 John F. Kennedy: "I'm the Healthiest Candidate"; 6 The Twenty-fifth Amendment and the Decisions of History; Notes; Index.

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The serious illness of three presidents-Woodrow Wilson, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and John F. Kennedy-as well as the injury Ronald Reagan received in the assassination attempt upon him have revealed our woefully inadequate system for handling presidential incapacity. The authors believe that this flawed system poses a major threat to the nation, and they provide sobering reports on how the government functioned (or failed to function) during times of presidential impairment. The public was kept in the dark regarding the gravity of the presidential condition, often unaware that critical d.

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