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The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford

Autor: John Robert Greene
Editora: Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [1995]
Séries: American presidency series.
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Reaching beyond the image of Ford as "healer" of a war-torn and scandal-ridden nation, John Robert Greene extends and revises our understanding of Ford's struggles to restore credibility to the presidency in the wake of Watergate and Vietnam. Few presidents had ever been asked to achieve so much in so little time against such great adversity. Greene shows that Ford's efforts to lead the nation were severely hampered  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: Biographie 1974-1977
Formato Físico Adicional: Online version:
Greene, John Robert, 1955-
Presidency of Gerald R. Ford.
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1995
(OCoLC)657303362
Pessoa Denominada: Gerald R Ford; Gerald R Ford; Gerald R Ford; Gerald R Ford; Gerald R Ford
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: John Robert Greene
ISBN: 0700606386 9780700606382 0700606394 9780700606399
Número OCLC: 30474536
Descrição: xv, 256 pages ; 24 cm.
Conteúdos: "Thank God, it worked" --
Transition --
"For God's sake, enough is enough" --
"Doesn't he have any sense of timing?" --
Stagflation --
"Brush fires" --
"A rogue elephant" --
"Reassessment" --
"The running" --
"Let's look ferocious" --
"I didn't take Reagan seriously" --
"The no-campaign campaign" --
"If I'm remembered, it will probably be for health the land."
Título da Série: American presidency series.
Outros Títulos: Gerald R. Ford.
Responsabilidade: John Robert Greene.
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This is a study of one of the most popular, yet most misunderstood, presidents. The author aims to extend and revise our understanding of Ford's struggles to restore credibility to the presidency in  Ler mais...

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-A revealing and important book.---James M. Cannon, author of Time and Chance: Gerald Ford's Appointment with History -Should remain the standard work for some time to come. Greene's close, judicious Ler mais...

 
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