Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 2003. First Edition [Stated], First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. x, 838 pages. Illustrations. Sources. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Some staining to edges & rear flyleaf, some wear to DJ edges. Robert A. Dallek (born May 16, 1934) is an American historian specializing in the Presidents of the United States, including Franklin D. Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, and Richard Nixon. He retired as a history professor at Boston University in 2004 and previously taught at Columbia University, the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and Oxford University. He won the Bancroft Prize for his 1979 book Franklin D. Roosevelt and American Foreign Policy, 1932–1945 as well as other awards for scholarship and teaching. Since 1996 Dallek has been a visiting professor at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas, and a professor of history at Boston University. Dallek is a member of the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations.
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1972. Book Club Edition. 936, illus., notes and sources, bibliography, index, small stains to fore-edge, DJ scuffed & soiled: small tears, sm chips missing This History Book Club edition contains an illustration section, with photographs from the archives of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library in Hyde Park, NY.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1972. Library binding. 936 pages, notes and sources, bibliography, index, usual library markings, slight soiling to fore-edge, DJ in plastic sleeve some wear and small pieces missing to DJ, top corner of p.455 and p.821 bent & small edge tears, library stamp on p.5 has bled through to title page and to p.6, rebound in library binding.
New York: Random House, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. x, 756,  pages. Footnotes. Notes. Index. Some wear and creasing to DJ. Small sticker with name and address of a previous owner of this book inside front flyleaf. Red mark approximately 1.5 inches, and some soiling, on top edge. Kenneth Sydney Davis (September 29, 1912 – June 10, 1999) was an American historian, most renowned for his series of biographies of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Davis also wrote the first biography of General Dwight D. Eisenhower, entitled Dwight D. Eisenhower: Soldier of Democracy. Davis was a war correspondent attached to General Eisenhower's headquarters during World War II, a member of the UNESCO Relations Staff of the State Department, and a professor of history. He also worked as speech writer for Adlai Stevenson during the 1956 campaign. Davis was awarded the prestigious Francis Parkman Prize in 1973 for his book FDR: The Beckoning of Destiny. His next two volumes on Roosevelt were chosen as among the 10 best books of the year by The New York Times.
New York: The Free Press, 1999284,  pages. Index. Pencil erasure on front endpaper. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Inscribed and dated by author on fep. Lanny Jesse Davis (born December 12, 1945) is an American lawyer, consultant, lobbyist, author, and television c. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. 284,  pages. Index. Pencil erasure on front endpaper. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Black dot on bottom edge. Inscribed and dated by author on fep. Lanny Jesse Davis (born December 12, 1945) is an American lawyer, consultant, lobbyist, author, and television commentator. He is the co-founder of the law firm of Davis Goldberg & Galper PLLC, and co-founder and partner of the public relations firm Trident DMG. From 1996 to 1998, he served as a special counsel to President Bill Clinton, and was a spokesperson for the President and the White House on matters concerning campaign-finance investigations and other legal issues. In 2005, President George W. Bush appointed Davis to serve on the five-member Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board. Davis's clients have included the National Women's History Museum, National Black Chamber of Commerce, Sofitel Hotels, Trent Lott, Gene Upshaw, Dan Snyder, Martha Stewart and the Office of the President at Penn State University. Davis is a Fox News Contributor and has a column called "Purple Nation" that appears regularly in The Hill, The Huffington Post, FoxNews, and Newsmax. He is a graduate of Yale Law School.
New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2001. First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover. x, , 228 pages. Illustrations. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Foreword by Nancy Reagan. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Michael Keith Deaver (April 11, 1938 – August 18, 2007) was a member of President Ronald Reagan's White House staff serving as White House Deputy Chief of Staff under James Baker III and Donald Regan from January 1981 until May 1985. He worked for IBM, served in the United States Air Force, and later was executive director of the Santa Clara County Republican Party. While Ronald Reagan was running for governor of California, Deaver worked as a political field representative for the California Republican Party. After being elected governor, Reagan's chief of staff recruited Deaver to the administration where he began a 30-year career working for Reagan, and building a very close friendship with him and Nancy Reagan. As Deputy Chief of Staff at the White House, Deaver worked primarily on media management forming how the public perceived Reagan, sometimes by engineering press events so that the White House set the networks' agenda for covering the president.
New York: HarperCollins, 2004. First Edition [Stated], First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. x, , 209,  pages. Illustrations. 1" scratch on front DJ. Michael Keith Deaver (April 11, 1938 – August 18, 2007) was a member of President Ronald Reagan's White House staff serving as White House Deputy Chief of Staff under James Baker III and Donald Regan from January 1981 until May 1985. As Deputy Chief of Staff at the White House, Deaver worked primarily on media management forming how the public perceived Reagan, sometimes by engineering press events so that the White House set the networks' agenda for covering the president.