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The Resource Prisoners of the White House : the isolation of America's presidents and the crisis of leadership, by Kenneth T. Walsh

Prisoners of the White House : the isolation of America's presidents and the crisis of leadership, by Kenneth T. Walsh

Label
Prisoners of the White House : the isolation of America's presidents and the crisis of leadership
Title
Prisoners of the White House
Title remainder
the isolation of America's presidents and the crisis of leadership
Statement of responsibility
by Kenneth T. Walsh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walsh, Kenneth T
Dewey number
973.09/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E176.1
LC item number
.W286 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Political leadership
  • White House (Washington, D.C.)
  • United States
Label
Prisoners of the White House : the isolation of America's presidents and the crisis of leadership, by Kenneth T. Walsh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-233) and index
Contents
Trapped in "the bubble" -- Four who lost the people. Lyndon B Johnson : from outreach to isolation ; Richard Nixon : in the bunker ; Jimmy Carter : good intentions, bad outcomes ; George H.W. Bush : missing the obvious -- Two defiant princes. John F. Kennedy and George W. Bush : strange bedfellows -- Five who stayed connected. Franklin D. Roosevelt : reading the nation's pulse with Eleanor ; Harry Truman : connected to Everyman ; Ronald Reagan : middle-class roots ; Bill Clinton : escapes from disaster ; Barack Obama : beyond the Beltway -- From wizards to chicken peddlers. The wizards of the White House ; Breaking out of the bubble
Control code
ocn841198083
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 244 p.
Isbn
9781612051604
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013002152
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)841198083
Label
Prisoners of the White House : the isolation of America's presidents and the crisis of leadership, by Kenneth T. Walsh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-233) and index
Contents
Trapped in "the bubble" -- Four who lost the people. Lyndon B Johnson : from outreach to isolation ; Richard Nixon : in the bunker ; Jimmy Carter : good intentions, bad outcomes ; George H.W. Bush : missing the obvious -- Two defiant princes. John F. Kennedy and George W. Bush : strange bedfellows -- Five who stayed connected. Franklin D. Roosevelt : reading the nation's pulse with Eleanor ; Harry Truman : connected to Everyman ; Ronald Reagan : middle-class roots ; Bill Clinton : escapes from disaster ; Barack Obama : beyond the Beltway -- From wizards to chicken peddlers. The wizards of the White House ; Breaking out of the bubble
Control code
ocn841198083
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 244 p.
Isbn
9781612051604
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013002152
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)841198083

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