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Nixon presidency

power and politics in turbulent times

by Michael A. Genovese

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Nixon, Richard M. 1913-,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-1974.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-255) and index.

      StatementMichael A. Genovese.
      SeriesContributions in political science,, no. 259
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE855 .G46 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 265 p. ;
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1851171M
      ISBN 100313255067
      LC Control Number90002713

        Gerald Ford, President Nice Guy. a month after Richard Nixon resigned the presidency in disgrace, Rumsfeld has produced a warm .   I t must have seemed like the worst possible timing for a book of comics about President Richard M. Nixon. Feiffer on Nixon: The Cartoon Presidency—a collection of Jules Feiffer’s Nixon.

      The Nixon Presidency: Power and Politics in Turbulent Times (). Greene, John Robert. The Limits of Power: The Nixon and Ford Administrations (). Gellman, Irwin. The Contender: Richard Nixon: The Congress Years, to () Gellman, Irwin. The President and the Apprentice: Eisenhower and Nixon, () Kraus, Sidney. Twenty-five years after Richard Nixon resigned from office, his legacy remains shrouded in controversy. His was a complex, inconsistent, and even contradictory presidency, shaped by the man's personality and political practices and played out during one of America's most turbulent eras. Melvin Small now draws on the latest archival releases to take a fresh look at Nixon and .

      The Fall of Richard Nixon book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The last year of the Nixon presidency was filled with po /5.   “Informative, explicit, even suspense-ridden. An important source for students of the Nixon presidency.” —The New York TimesFormer President Richard Nixon's bestselling autobiography is an intensely personal examination of his life, public career, and White House years. With startling candor, Nixon reveals his beliefs, doubts, and behind-the-scenes .


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Richard Milhous Nixon (January 9, – Ap ) was the 37th president of the United States, serving from until The nation's 36th vice president from tohe came to national prominence as a representative and senator from five years in the White House that saw the conclusion to the U.S.

involvement in the Vietnam War, détente with Preceded by: Lyndon B. Johnson. The presidency of Richard Nixon began at noon EST on Januwhen Richard Nixon was inaugurated as 37th President of the United States, and ended on August 9,when he resigned in the face of almost certain impeachment and removal from office, the only U.S.

president ever to do so. He was succeeded by Gerald Ford, whom he had appointed Vice Cabinet: See list. Twenty-five years after Richard Nixon resigned from office, his legacy remains shrouded in controversy. His was a complex, inconsistent, and even contradictory presidency, shaped by the man's personality and political practices and played Cited by: This book takes Nixon’s presidency day by day, with his actions Nixon presidency book outlook being a by-product of his views of himself as a man under siege.

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Nixon - U.S. Presidents -   Richard Milhous Nixon was born on January 9,in Yorba Linda, California. He was the second Nixon presidency book five sons of Francis Anthony Nixon (), who struggled to earn a living running a grocery.

Richard Nixon, 37th president of the United States (–74), who, faced with almost certain impeachment for his role in the Watergate scandal, became the first American president to resign from office.

He was also vice president (–61) under President Dwight D. Eisenhower. Here are some I would recommend which give substantial online samples: Richard M. Nixon (Conrad Black) Nixon (Jonathan Aitken was given unprecedented access to Nixon, in part because he was involved with the UK government and relatively friendly.).

Nixon’s pre-presidency is covered too quickly (and without enough nuance) while coverage of his presidency seems less like a serious survey than a collection of clever anecdotes and revelations. This is not the perfect introduction to Nixon, but it is a solid second or third book for someone seeking a slightly deeper dive on Nixon – 3½.

Congressman Tip O’Neill was the man who took the first brave step back inwhen he spearheaded the impeachment process against President Nixon.

Jimmy Breslin’s bestselling book highlights the road to Nixon’s eventual resignation and how, by keeping faith in the value of justice, O’Neill’s efforts saved American democracy.

Small (History/Wayne State Univ.) renders a carefully balanced assessment of a complex but accomplished and important president. From the Alger Hiss investigation, when Congressman Richard Nixon first emerged into the national consciousness, until his departure from the White House in disgrace in and his death 20 years later, the presence of Nixon, Author: Melvin Small.

By the Book: Richard M. Nixon. April 4, Most of the best records about Nixon’s presidency—thousands upon thousands of once-secret documents and the bulk of the voice-triggered White House tape recordings—came out after Ambrose published his final volume in No recent author has been able to even digest, much less distill.

"President Nixon: Alone in the White House" is one of those rare biographies that manages to capture the very essence of its subject. Reeves, who had access not only to President Nixon himself but to most of Nixon's key advisors and confidantes, has written a book that reveals Richard Nixon's motivations and thus goes a long way toward explaining some of the strange Cited by:   Nixon's first book was titled Six Crises, about what he saw as his own ordeals.

During his presidency he referred to it often, urging people to read it. The historian David Greenberg has written that Nixon's unusual personality unleashed "an unprecedented national seminar on the hidden workings of the incumbent president's mind."Brand: Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.

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Richard Nixon was a Republican congressman who served as vice president under Dwight D. Eisenhower. Nixon ran for president in but lost to charismatic Massachusetts Senator John F. Born:   Throughout the rest of Ford’s presidency, fomented by Nixon critics in the media, where they were thick in number, suspicion about the.

As usual, Stephen E. Ambrose is flawless in this middle edition of the Nixon trilogy. The book is quite long and detailed to a fault. The detail includes huge quantities of actual quotes, painting a picture of Nixon about as clear as one can get on any picture I got was of a man not well suited for the presidency/5(5).

InNixon opened up a back channel to the president of South Vietnam, assuring him he’d get further support if he could just hold out for a Nixon presidency and resist Lyndon B. Johnson’s. More than four decades after Richard Nixon resigned the presidency over the Watergate scandal, there is still more to learn from a close aide who left the Oval Office with dozens of boxes of.Reconciliation was the first goal set by President Richard M.

Nixon. The Nation was painfully divided, with turbulence in the cities and war overseas. During his Presidency, Nixon succeeded in.When President Richard Nixon resigned on August 9,Gerald Ford assumed the presidency, telling Americans, "Our long national nightmare is over." On September 8, President Ford pardoned Nixon of all crimes associated with the Watergate scandal.

He granted, "a full, free, and absolute pardon unto Richard Nixon for all offenses against the.