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Published: 04 April 2017

360 Pages | 12 illus.

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

ISBN: 9780190650759

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When Life Strikes the President

Scandal, Death, and Illness in the White House

Edited by Jeffrey A. Engel and Thomas J. Knock

  • A new approach to presidential biography, tracing the impact of personal crises, emotional instabilities, illness, and death on presidential decision making and national (and international) outcomes.
  • Illuminates a considerable chronological span of American history, from the early national period to the early twenty-first century.
  • Presents an engaging exploration of presidential history by twelve distinguished experts in their fields.

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