Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Nancy Gibbs; Michael Duffy
|ISBN:||9781439127704 1439127700 1439148716 9781439148716|
|Description:||vii, 641 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm|
|Contents:||Truman and Hoover : the return of the exile. "I'm not big enough for this job" ; "Our exclusive trade union" --
Eisenhower and Truman : careful courtship, bitter breakup. :The news hounds are trying to drive a wedge between us" ; "The man is a congenital liar" --
Kennedy and his club : the hazing. "He had no idea of the complexity of the job" ; "The worse I do, the more popular I get" ; "How about coming in for a drink?" --
Johnson and Eisenhower : blood brothers. "The country is far more important than any of us" ; "I need your counsel, and I love you" --
Nixon and Reagan : the California boys. "You'll have my promise --
I'll speak no evil" --
Johnson and Nixon : two scorpions in a bottle. "This is treason" ; "I want to go; God take me" --
Nixon and Johnson : brotherhood and blackmail. "I want the break-in" --
Nixon and Ford : mercy at all costs. "I had to get the monkey off my back" --
Ford and Reagan : the family feud. "It burned the hell out of me" --
Nixon, Ford, and Carter : three men and a funeral. "Why don't we make it just Dick, Jimmy, and Jerry?" --
Reagan and Nixon : the exile returns. "I am yours to command" --
Bush and Nixon : no good deed goes unpunished. "I'm convinced --
he feels I'm soft" --
Bush and Carter : the missionary goes rogue. "I am a better ex-president that I was a president" --
Six presidents : the golden age of the club. "The guy knows how the game is played" ; "I'm sending Carter. You think it will be OK, don't you" ; "Bill, I think you have to admit that you lied" --
Bush and Clinton : the rascal and the rebel. "He's never forgiven me for beating his father" --
Bush and Bush : father and son. "I love you more than tongue can tell" ; "Tell 41 and 42 that 43 is hungry" --
Obama and his club : the learning curve. "We want you to succeed."
|Responsibility:||Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy.|
"This is essential reading for anyone interested in American politics." --Robert Dallek, bestselling author of "An Unfinished Life: John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963"
WorldCat User Reviews (1)
Snow boots should not be wearing
Tao Yuping said, moving a lot of brains in order to adapt to the market, production companies, snow boots, wear, comfort, appearance and other aspects of transformation, has become what it is today.
Wang star, remember, snow boots shoes, sales really started to grow from 2008. The reason...
- 1 of 1 people found this review helpful. Did it help you?
- Presidents -- United States -- History.
- Ex-presidents -- United States -- History.
- United States.
- Presidenter -- historia -- Förenta staterna.
User lists with this item (8)
- Things to Check Out(51 items)
by emunyene updated about 6 days ago
- Read in Part(192 items)
by b1809d1865 updated 2016-05-08
- Things to Check Out(462 items)
by sankeym updated 2015-06-28
- President's Day 2015 Feb(40 items)
by firstname.lastname@example.org updated 2015-02-03
- Things to Check Out(1 items)
by amac21070 updated 2013-12-30