Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2018

536 Pages | 24 black-and-white illustrations

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190498047

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Henry Clay

The Man Who Would Be President

James C. Klotter

  • First full, focused study of Clay's five runs for the presidency
  • Studies Clay's views on slavery and how they affected his career
  • Previously unused sources emphasize the influence of Kentucky on Clay's career in new depth
  • Offers eye-opening lessons for modern-day political leaders and the voters who elect them