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Presidents and the Dissolution of the Union: Leadership Style from Polk to Lincoln

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The United States witnessed an unprecedented failure of its political system in the mid-nineteenth century, resulting in a disastrous civil war that claimed the lives of an estimated 750,000 Americans. In his other acclaimed books about the American presidency, Fred Greenstein assesses the personal strengths and weaknesses of presidents from George Washington to Barack Oba ...more
Hardcover, 188 pages
Published May 12th 2013 by Princeton University Press (first published January 1st 2013)
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