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The leaders we deserved (and a few we didn't) : rethinking the presidential rating game

Author: Alvin S Felzenberg
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Assesses each of the United States presidents in terms of character, vision, competence, foreign policy, economic policy, human rights, and legacy, rating each leader in terms of the best and the worst for each category.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Felzenberg, Alvin S.
Leaders we deserved (and a few we didn't)
New York : Basic Books, c2008
(OCoLC)607897757
Online version:
Felzenberg, Alvin S.
Leaders we deserved (and a few we didn't)
New York : Basic Books, c2008
(OCoLC)609214594
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alvin S Felzenberg
ISBN: 9780465002917 0465002919
OCLC Number: 192050025
Description: xi, 442 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: The rating game --
Character --
Vision --
Competence --
Economic policy --
Preserving and extending liberty --
Defense, national security, and foreign policy --
What does it all mean? --
The presidential scorecard.
Other Titles: Rethinking the presidential rating game
Responsibility: Alvin S. Felzenberg.
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Presents a light-hearted yet detailed look at the best and worst US presidents. This work breaks presidential performance into easily understandable categories - character, vision, competence,  Read more...

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