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Thinking About the Presidency

Documents and Essays from the Founding to the Present

by Gary L. Gregg II

  • 57 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Essays,
  • Political Process - Leadership,
  • United States - General,
  • Political Science / Leadership,
  • Government - Executive Branch,
  • History,
  • Presidents,
  • Sources,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages560
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10721631M
    ISBN 100742543374
    ISBN 109780742543379


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