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Eyewitness to Power: The Essence of Leadership, Nixon to Clinton. David Gergen.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001. 1st Touchstone Edition. First Printing. 382, wraps, notes, index, slight wear to cover edges, some sticker residue to covers, some soiling to edgesThe author served as a White House adviser to four presidents, both Republican and Democrat.
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277.
Eyewitness to Power: The Essence of Leadership, Nixon to Clinton. David Gergen.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2005. First Paperbk Edition. Ninth Printing. Wraps. 382 pages. Wraps, notes, index, rear cover creased, corners of a few pages bent. Bookplate signed by the author inside front cover. SIGNED.
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278.
Eyewitness to Power; The Essence of Leadership, Nixon to Clinton. David Gergen.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000. Seventh printing [stated]. Hardcover. 382, [2] pages. Notes. Index. Inscribed by author on fep. Pencil erasure residue on fep. David Richmond Gergen (born May 9, 1942) is an American political commentator and former presidential adviser who served during the administrations of Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, and Bill Clinton. He is currently a senior political analyst for CNN and a professor of public service and co-director of the Center for Public Leadership at the Harvard Kennedy School. Gergen is also the former editor at large of U.S. News and World Report and a contributor to CNN and Parade Magazine. He has twice been a member of election coverage teams that won Peabody awards—in 1988 with MacNeil–Lehrer, and in 2008 with CNN. Gergen joined the Nixon White House in 1971, as a staff assistant on the speechwriting team, becoming director of speechwriting two years later. He served as director of communications for both Ford and Reagan, and as a senior adviser to Clinton and Secretary of State Warren Christopher. As a commentator his admirers consider him an objective political voice because he has served in both Republican and Democratic administrations. He has been awarded 25 honorary degrees.
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279.
Eyewitness to Power; The Essence of Leadership, Nixon to Clinton. David Gergen.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. 382, [2] pages. Notes. Index. Signed with sentiment by author on Title page. DJ has minor wear. David Richmond Gergen (born May 9, 1942) is an American political commentator and former presidential adviser who served during the administrations of Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, and Bill Clinton. He is currently a senior political analyst for CNN and a professor of public service and co-director of the Center for Public Leadership at the Harvard Kennedy School. Gergen is also the former editor at large of U.S. News and World Report and a contributor to CNN and Parade Magazine. He has twice been a member of election coverage teams that won Peabody awards—in 1988 with MacNeil–Lehrer, and in 2008 with CNN. Gergen joined the Nixon White House in 1971, as a staff assistant on the speechwriting team, becoming director of speechwriting two years later. He served as director of communications for both Ford and Reagan, and as a senior adviser to Clinton and Secretary of State Warren Christopher. As a commentator his admirers consider him an objective political voice because he has served in both Republican and Democratic administrations. He has been awarded 25 honorary degrees.
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280.
The Mortal Presidency: Illness and Anguish in the White House. Robert E. Gilbert.
New York: Basic Books, 1992. First Printing. 314, illus., notes, index, pencil erasure on front endpaper, several page corners creased.
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281.
Lady Bird Johnson: An Oral History. Michael L. Gillette.
New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. First Printing. 400 pages. Illus., footnotes, appendix, bibliographical note, index. Signed by the author. SIGNED.
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282.
The Making of Franklin D. Roosevelt: Triumph over Disability. Richard Thayer Goldberg.
Cambridge, MA: Abt Books, c1981. 24 cm, 242, illus., bibliography, index.
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283.
Many Are the Hearts: The Agony and the Triumph of Ulysses S. Grant. Richard Goldhurst.
New York: Reader's Digest Press, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. 297 pages, 32 pages of illustrations, maps, footnotes, note on sources, bibliographical essay, index, some soiling and wear to dust jacket.
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284.
No Ordinary Time. Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II. Doris Kearns Goodwin.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994. First Printing. 759, illus., note on sources, notes, bibliography, index, slight soiling to fore-edge, slight wear to DJ edges.
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285.
No Ordinary Time. Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II. Doris Kearns Goodwin.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995. 1st Touchstone Edition. First Printing. 759, wraps, illus., note on sources, notes, bibliography, index, slight wear to cover edges.
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286.
No Ordinary Time; Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II. Doris Kearns Goodwin.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994. Fifteenth Printing [stated]. Hardcover. 759, [7] pages. Illustrations. A Note on Sources. Notes. Bibliography. Index. DJ has some wear and soiling. Inscribed by author on fep. Pencil erasure residue on fep. Doris Helen Kearns Goodwin (born January 4, 1943) is an American biographer, historian, and political commentator. Goodwin has authored biographies of several U.S. presidents, including Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream; The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys: An American Saga; Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln; and her most recent book, The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism. Goodwin's book No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II won the Pulitzer Prize for History in 1995. Kearns taught government at Harvard for 10 years, including a course on the American presidency. During this period, she also assisted Johnson in drafting his memoirs. Her first book Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream, which drew upon her conversations with the late president, was published in 1977, becoming a New York Times bestseller and provided a launching pad for her literary career.
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287.
Picture This: A Visual Diary. Tipper Gore.
New York: Broadway Books, 1996. First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover. 10.5" x 8.5", 151 pages. Profusely illustrated with 120 color and black-and-white photographs, sticker residue on rear DJ, small chip at DJ base. SIGNED.
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288.
Picture This: A Visual Diary. Tipper Gore.
New York: Broadway Books, 1996. First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover. 10.5" x 8.5", 151 pages. Profusely illustrated with 120 color and black-and-white photographs. Inscribed by the author. A frank assessment of how being part of a presidential administration has affected the author's children, her marriage, and her daily life. Mary Elizabeth "Tipper" Gore (née Aitcheson; born August 19, 1948) is an American author, photographer, and social issues advocate who was Second Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001, and was the wife of Al Gore, the 45th Vice President of the United States. Gore worked part-time as a newspaper photographer for Nashville's The Tennessean and continued as a freelance photographer in Washington after her husband was elected to the U.S. Congress in 1976. Gore rose to prominence for her work with the Parents Music Resource Center (PMRC), voicing strong opinions and advocating censorship, for the labeling of record covers of releases featuring profane language, especially in the heavy metal, punk and hip hop genres. She has advocated for mental health, homelessness, women and children.
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289.
Grover Cleveland. Henry F. Graff.
New York: Times Books, 2002. First Edition. First Printing. 154, frontis illus., chronology, bibliography, index, some wear to board edges, small piece of paper stuck to front board.
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290.
George Bush: An Intimate Portrait. Fitzhugh Green.
New York: Hippocrene Books, c1989. First? Edition. First? Printing. Hardcover. 24 cm, 270 pages. Illus., notes, index, front DJ flap price clipped, sticker residue to DJ. Signed by the author. SIGNED.
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291.
George Bush: An Intimate Portrait. Fitzhugh Green.
New York: Hippocrene Books, c1989. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 270, illus., notes, index. Inscribed by the author. INSCRIBED.
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292.
George Bush: An Intimate Portrait. Fitzhugh Green.
New York: Hippocrene Books, c1989. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 270, illus., notes, index, front DJ flap price clipped, front DJ creased, small rough spot on DJ spine.
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293.
Famous Folk Series: Abraham Lincoln. Katharine R. Green.
Shanghai, China: Commercial Press, Limited, n.d. 87, wraps, footnotes, text darkened, covers worn: edges brittle, small pieces missing, tears at spine.
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294.
The People's Choice. Jeff Greenfield.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, c1995. First Printing. Hardcover. 24 cm, 309 pages. Inscribed by the author. INSCRIBED.
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295.
The People's Choice. Jeff Greenfield.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, c1995. First Printing. Hardcover. 24 cm, 309 pages. Signed by the author. SIGNED.
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296.
The People's Choice. Jeff Greenfield.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1995. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. 24 cm. vii, [2], 309, [1] pages. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Inscribed by the author to radio personality Jim Bohannon. Jeffrey Greenfield (born June 10, 1943) is an American television journalist and author. In 1964 he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin–Madison, where he served as editor-in-chief of the Daily Cardinal. At the University of Wisconsin-Madison, In 1966, Greenfield graduated with a bachelor of laws degree from Yale Law School. He also served as a speechwriter for Senator Robert F. Kennedy. He has reported primarily on domestic politics and the media and occasionally on culture. He was the host of the national public television series "CEO Exchange," featuring in-depth interviews with high-profile chief executive officers, for five seasons. He served as media commentator for CBS News from 1979 to 1983 and as political and media analyst for ABC News from 1983 to 1997. He served as a senior analyst at CNN from 1998 to 2007. On May 1, 2007, Greenfield returned to CBS News, where he served as a senior political correspondent until April 2011. He currently hosts PBS's "Need To Know" and also does political commentary on NBC Nightly News. He has also written or contributed to eleven books and has written for Time, and The New York Times. Greenfield is the recipient of three Emmy Awards, one for a profile of H. Ross Perot (1992). Then Everything Changed was a finalist for the 2011 Sidewise Award for Alternate History, INSCRIBED.
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297.
Then Everything Changed. Stunning Alternate Histories of American Politics: JFK, RFK, Carter, Ford, Reagan. Jeff Greenfield.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2011. First Printing. 434, slight wear to DJ edges.
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298.
Patriot Sage: George Washington and the American Political Tradition. Gary L. Gregg, II, Matthew Spalding, eds.
Wilmington, DE: ISI Books, 1999. 355, illus., notes, index, small tear in front DJ, rear DJ flap creased.
[Book #50636]
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299.
Am-Bushed: More Chronicles of Government Stupidity. Leland Gregory.
Kansas City, MO: Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2006. First Printing. 5.25" x 7.25", 188, illus., three-dimensional google eyeballs on front cover.
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300.
Portraying the President: The White House and the News Media. Michael Baruch Grossman, Martha Joynt Kumar.
Place_Pub: Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, c1981. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 358 pages. Graphs, notes, index, bds somewhat worn & soiled, small stain and scuff at mid-spine, pencil erasure on front endpaper. SIGNED.
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