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President Reagan : the role of a lifetime

Author: Lou Cannon
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1991.
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This is a close-up view of eight years in the history of America and the man whose legacy is now only beginning to be clarified.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cannon, Lou.
President Reagan.
New York : Simon & Schuster, c1991
(OCoLC)604017157
Named Person: Ronald Reagan; Ronald Reagan; Ronald W Reagan; Ronald Reagan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lou Cannon
ISBN: 067154294X 9780671542948 1891620916 9781891620911
OCLC Number: 23141350
Description: 948 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Back to the future --
A Reagan portrait --
The acting politician --
The acting president --
Offstage influences --
Heroic dreams --
Halcyon days --
Kidding on the square --
Hail to the chief --
Passive president --
The loner --
Staying the course --
Focus of evil --
Freedom fighters --
Lost in Lebanon --
An actor abroad --
Morning again in America --
Turning point --
Darkness at noon --
Struggles at twilight --
The new era --
Visions and legacies.
Responsibility: Lou Cannon.

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