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The Presidency of Richard Nixon (American Presidency Series)
by Melvin Small
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 an ...more
Paperback, 408 pages
Published September 1st 1999 by University Press of Kansas
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I read this book while I am writing a ten page paper of Richard Nixon. I learned a lot about Richard Nixon, his accomplishments and his criticism. I also learned that if you did something wrong, no matter how many accomplishments you achieve over your life time, the thing that you did wrong will follow you til the day you die.
Melvin Small is a distinguished professor of history emeritus at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. He earned his Ph.D. at the University of Michigan after receiving his BA from Dartmouth College. Over the past two decades he has concentrated his research and writing on the postwar era, with an emphasis on the Vietnam War, the antiwar movement, and presidents Johnson and Nixon.More about Melvin Small...
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