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And There Was Light: Abraham Lincoln and the American Struggle
And There Was Light: Abraham Lincoln and the American Struggle
Thank You For Your Servitude: Donald Trump's Washington and the Price of Submission
Travels with George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy
The President and the Freedom Fighter: Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass, and Their Battle to Save America's Soul
Grant
This Will Not Pass: Trump, Biden and the Battle for American Democracy
Betrayal: The Final Act of the Trump Show
Watergate: A New History
The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months That Changed the World
I Alone Can Fix It: Donald J. Trump's Catastrophic Final Year
Hoax: Donald Trump, Fox News, and the Dangerous Distortion of Truth
Siege: Trump Under Fire
Leadership: In Turbulent Times
Joe Biden: The Life, the Run, and What Matters Now
Commander in Cheat: How Golf Explains Trump
John Adams
Washington: A Life
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln
Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President
Truman
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power
American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House
Grant
The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt
His Excellency: George Washington
American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson
Theodore Rex
The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism
Eisenhower in War and Peace
The Last Founding Father: James Monroe and a Nation's Call to Greatness

Abraham Lincoln
Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
Abraham Lincoln, The Gettysburg Address

In business or in politics, responsibility without authority is any chief executive’s worst nightmare. That was the political nightmare that gripped the Bush administration in the weeks after Katrina. As the National Post’s Colby Cosh put it, ‘‘The 49 percent of Americans who have been complaining for five years about George W. Bush being a dictator are now vexed to the point of utter incoherence because for the last fortnight he has failed to do a sufficiently convincing impression of a dictato ...more
Gene Healy, The Cult of the Presidency: America's Dangerous Devotion to Executive Power

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