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Silbey, Joel H. - A Companion to the Antebellum Presidents 1837-1861, ebook

A Companion to the Antebellum Presidents 1837-1861

Silbey, Joel H.

158,40€

A Companion to the Antebellum Presidents presents a series of original essays exploring our historical understanding of the role and legacy of the eight U.S. presidents who served in the significant period between 1837 and the start of the Civil War

Frantz, Edward O. - A Companion to the Reconstruction Presidents 1865-1881, ebook

A Companion to the Reconstruction Presidents 1865-1881

Frantz, Edward O.

158,40€

A Companion to Reconstruction Presidents presents a series of original essays that explore a variety of important issues, themes, and debates associated with the presidencies of Andrew Johnson, Ulysses S. Grant, and Rutherford B. Hayes.Represents the first comprehensive look at the presidencies

Abbott, Philip - Accidental Presidents, ebook

Accidental Presidents

Abbott, Philip

98,10€

Table of contents
1. Succession and Democratic Theory
Philip Abbott
Part I. Independent Strategies
2. John Tyler “I can never consent to being dictated to”
Philip Abbott
3. Millard Fillmore “God save us from Whig Vice Presidents”
Philip Abbott
4. Andrew Johnson “I care not about my dignity”

Morgan, Iwan W. - Presidents in the Movies, ebook

Presidents in the Movies

Morgan, Iwan W.

110,35€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Iwan W. Morgan
2. Transition: The Making of Screen Presidents
Ian Scott
3. D.W. Griffith’s Abraham Lincoln
Melvyn Stokes
4. The “Picture Man”: The Cinematic Strife of Theodore Roosevelt

Altschuler, Bruce E. - Acting Presidents, ebook

Acting Presidents

Altschuler, Bruce E.

106,70€

Table of contents
1. Plays about Abraham Lincoln
Bruce E. Altschuler
2. Other Heroic Presidents
Bruce E. Altschuler
3. The President as Anti-Hero
Bruce E. Altschuler
4. Fictional Presidents
Bruce E. Altschuler
5. Musical…

Abbott, Philip - Bad Presidents, ebook

Bad Presidents

Abbott, Philip

98,10€

Table of contents
1. Classifications: Kings and Presidents
Philip Abbott
2. The First Bad President?: John Tyler
Philip Abbott
3. The Compromise: Millard Fillmore
Philip Abbott
4. The Byronic President: Franklin Pierce
Philip…

Skidmore, Max J. - Presidents, Pandemics, and Politics, ebook

Presidents, Pandemics, and Politics

Skidmore, Max J.

57,65€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Max J. Skidmore
2. Pandemic Influenza
Max J. Skidmore
3. Misguided Responses to Public Health Emergencies
Max J. Skidmore
4. Appropriate Responses to Public Health Emergencies
Max J. Skidmore
5.…

Ellis, Edward S. - Great Americans of History - Thomas Jefferson, ebook

Great Americans of History - Thomas Jefferson

Ellis, Edward S.

2,20€

A character study of one of America's greatest Presidents, Thomas Jefferson. This study contains information on Jefferson's life, his famous speeches including the whole text of his First Inaugural Address, and the personality, anecdotes and sayings of the great man.

Lodge, Henry Cabot - Hero Tales from American History, ebook

Hero Tales from American History

Lodge, Henry Cabot

2,20€

A fascinating look at some of the greatest heroes of American history, written by Theodore Roosevelt and his friend Henry Cabot Lodge, the eminent historian. Includes writings on: George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, General Grant, John Quincy Adams, and the battles of Gettysburg, New Orleans