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The presidency of George Bush

Author: John Robert Greene
Publisher: Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, ©2000.
Series: American presidency series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This first comprehensive history of George Bush's administration paints a striking portrait of a "positive moderate," whose accomplishments are often underrated. Greene's is the first book to make use of the entire range of literature on the forty-first president including the Bush Papers at the George Bush Presidential Library at Texas A & M University and draws on key interivews with members of his administration  Read more...
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Greene, John Robert, 1955-
Presidency of George Bush.
Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, ©2000
(OCoLC)606463492
Named Person: George Bush; George Bush; George Bush; George Bush; George Bush; Bush, George <1924->
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Robert Greene
ISBN: 0700609938 9780700609932
OCLC Number: 41528196
Description: xiii, 245 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The legacies of Ronald Reagan --
"One should serve his country" --
"Jugular politics" --
"The untouchables" --
"A limited agenda" --
Paying for Reaganomics --
The Pauza, "Partnership," and Panama --
Desert Shield --
Desert Storm --
President Bush --
"The situation is about as bad as it can be" --
"The president should have fired us all" --
Patience and prudence.
Series Title: American presidency series.
Other Titles: George Bush
Responsibility: John Robert Greene.
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This history of the Bush administration depicts the president as a "positive moderate", whose accomplishments were often underrated. It sets Bush's presidency in the context of the Reagan era and  Read more...

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