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Recarving rushmore : ranking the presidents on peace, prosperity, and liberty

Author: Ivan Eland
Publisher: Oakland, California : the Independent Institute, [2014] ©2014
Series: Independent studies in political economy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Updated editionView all editions and formats
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"Profiling each president on the merits of their policies and on the core principles of peace, prosperity, and liberty, this ranking system takes a distinctly new approach. Historians and scholars have long tended to respect the war heroes and men who have succeeded in expanding the power of the executive office. However, this new examination cuts through longstanding bias and political rhetoric to offer a new  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ivan Eland
ISBN: 9781598131291 159813129X
OCLC Number: 894062690
Notes: "Updated rankings from George Washington to Barack Obama."
Description: x, 516 pages : portraits ; 23 cm
Series Title: Independent studies in political economy.
Other Titles: Ranking the presidents on peace, prosperity, and liberty
Responsibility: Ivan Eland.

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