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The Bush presidency

ten intimate perspectives of George Bush

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Published by University Press of America, Miller Center, University of Virginia in Lanham, Md, [Charlottesville, Va.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Bush, George, 1924-,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-1993.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Kenneth W. Thompson.
      SeriesPortraits of American presidents ;, v. 10-11
      ContributionsThompson, Kenneth W., 1921-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE176.1 .P83 1982 vol. 10-11, E881 .P83 1982 vol. 10-11
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1001426M
      ISBN 100761806709, 0761806717, 0761812717, 0761812725
      LC Control Number96040394

        And Mr. Suskind's book is based on extensive interviews with and documents from Paul O'Neill, Mr. Bush's former Treasury secretary, who also depicted a president .   x, pages ; 24 cm Includes bibliographical references and index The leadership style of George Bush / Bert A. Rockman -- Meeting low expectations: strategy and prospects of the Bush Presidency / Charles O. Jones -- Domestic policy: divided government and cooperative presidential leadership / Paul J. Quirk -- Bush and the post-cold war world: new challenges for American Pages:

        Kessler: The book is totally non-partisan and skewers Democrats–JFK, LBJ, Carter, Gary Hart,– and Republicans–Nixon, Jenna Bush, Barbara Bush, Dick Cheney's daughter Mary, Agnew, Ford, and.   The first book ever written with their cooperation about their relationship, it also opens a window into the only father-and-son tandem to hold the presidency since .

      ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction: the Bush administration --an overview / Dilys M. Hill, Phil Williams --Managing the Bush white house / Marcia Lynn Whicker --The president and congress / Michael Foley --American political parties and the Bush presidency / Gillian Peele --Bush and the courts / Tinsley E. President George W. Bush and Laura Bush welcome President Vicente Fox of Mexico and Mrs. Marta Sahagún de Fox to their ranch in Crawford, Texas on March 5, March 5 – During a news conference, two September 11 attacks victim family members and a former firefighter express their disdain for new Bush campaign ads featuring the September


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