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Thinking about the Presidency: The Primacy of Power

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All American presidents, past and present, have cared deeply about power--acquiring, protecting, and expanding it. While individual presidents obviously have other concerns, such as shaping policy or building a legacy, the primacy of power considerations--exacerbated by expectations of the presidency and the inadequacy of explicit powers in the Constitution--sets ...more
Hardcover, 208 pages
Published April 7th 2013 by Princeton University Press (first published January 1st 2013)
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Interesting, filled with pertinent information and facts. I wouldn't have read it if it weren't required for a class I'm in, but if you're interested in the topic: Howell does a good job with this one.
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