The second edition of Watergate: A Brief History with Documents
presents a collection of relevant historic documents from Nixon's acceptance speech at the 1968 Republican National Convention to his 1974 pardon.
Includes transcripts of recently-released Watergate tapes that reveal Nixon’s thoughts and reactions to events as they unfolded, and that deal with the identity of the anonymous source known as ‘Deep Throat’.
Uses the crisis to explain how American politics and law work and provides an indication of the way the country may handle future crises
Provides brief summaries of what happened to various Watergate participants
Covers the entire span of time from Nixon's 1968 acceptance speech at the RNC until his pardon in 1974
Keywords: Nixon, 1970s