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Organizing the Presidency

Author: Stephen Hess; James P Pfiffner
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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When Franklin D. Roosevelt was inaugurated in March 1933, the White House staff numbered fewer than fifty people. In the ensuing years, as the United States became a world power and both the foreign  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Hess; James P Pfiffner
ISBN: 081573638X 9780815736387 0815736371 9780815736370
OCLC Number: 50270732
Description: xii, 286 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The evolving modern presidency --
A composite presidency --
Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1933-1945 --
Harry S. Truman, 1945-1953 --
Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1953-1961 --
John F. Kennedy, 1961-1963 --
Lyndon B. Johnson, 1963-1969 --
Richard Nixon, 1969-1974 [and] Gerald R. Ford, 1974-1977 --
Jimmy Carter, 1977-1981 [and] Ronald W. Reagan, 1981-1989 --
George H.W. Bush, 1989-1993 [and] William J. Clinton, 1993-2001 --
George W. Bush, 2001- --
The White House/Cabinet nexus --
Toward a more functional presidency --
Appendixes: A. Advice for a President-Elect, 1976-1977. B. Transition planning, 1980.
Responsibility: Stephen Hess with James P. Pfiffner.

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