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451.
American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House. Jon Meacham.
New York: Random House, 2008. First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover. 483 pages, illustrations, notes, bibliography, index, slight sticker residue on rear dust jacket.
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452.
Makers of American Diplomacy: From Theodore Roosevelt to Henry Kissinger. Frank J. Merli, Theodore A. Wilson, eds.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1974. Third Printing. 412, wraps, footnotes, bibliographic note, index, some wear to cover edges, small stains on lower edge of front cover & a few pages.
[Book #54842]
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453.
More Precious Than Fine Gold: Washington Commonplace Book. George Ernest Merriam, compiler.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1931. Collectors' Edition. First Printing. 428, illus. with 16 portraits of George Washington, footnotes, bibliography, index, some wear to DJ, DJ in plastic sleeve.
[Book #56323]
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454.
Eisenhower as Strategist: The Coherent Use of Military Power in War and Peace. Steven Metz.
Carlisle Barracks, PA: U.S. Army War College, 1993. First? Edition. First? Printing. 95, wraps, diagrams, endnotes, index, covers somewhat worn and soiled. Foreword by William A. Stofft.
[Book #37399]
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455.
Let Us Have Peace: The Story of Ulysses S. Grant. Howard N. Meyer.
New York: Collier Books, 1966. First Collier Edition. Presumed First Printing. Hardcover. 244 pages. Illus., pencil erasure front endpaper, DJ somewhat worn/soiled, minor damp staining to rear DJ & boards. Signed by the author. SIGNED.
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456.
Destiny of the Republic; A Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President. Candice Millard.
New York: Anchor Books [A Division of Random House, Inc.], 2011. First Anchor Books Edition [stated]. Later printing. Trade paperback. [16], 398, [2] pages. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Signed by author at top of title page. Cover creased. Candice Sue Millard (born 1967/1968) is an American writer and journalist. She is a former writer and editor for National Geographic and authored three books: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey, a history of the Roosevelt–Rondon Scientific Expedition of the Amazon rainforest in 1913-14; Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President, about the assassination of James A. Garfield; and Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill, about his activities during the Boer War. Destiny of the Republic was New York Times Best Seller. In April 2012, Millard won the Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime Book for Destiny of the Republic. The book received a PEN Center USA Award and the 34th Thorpe Menn Award for Literary Excellence.
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457.
The River of Doubt; Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey. Candice Millard.
New York: Doubleday, 2005. First Edition [stated]. First Printing [stated]. Hardcover. ix, [3], 416, [4] pages. Endpaper maps. Illustrations. Notes. Select Bibliography. Index. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Candice Sue Millard (born 1967/1968) is an American writer and journalist. She is a former writer and editor for National Geographic and the author of three books: The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey, a history of the Roosevelt–Rondon Scientific Expedition of the Amazon rainforest in 1913-14; Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President, about the assassination of James A. Garfield; and Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill, about his activities during the Boer War. Both The River of Doubt (2005), and Destiny of the Republic (2011) were New York Times Best Sellers. River of Doubt was a Quill Awards finalist. Millard won the 2017 BIO Award from the Biographers International Organization for her biographies of Churchill, Garfield, and Roosevelt.
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458.
Scandals in the Highest Office: Facts and Fictions in the Private Lives of Our Presidents. Hope Ridings Miller.
New York: Random House, [1973]. First Edition. First? Printing. 22 cm, 280, index, front DJ flap price clipped, DJ soiled and some edge wear, ink notation inside front board, stamp on dedication page.
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459.
The Big Scrum: How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football. Uncorrected Proof. John J. Miller.
Place_Pub: New York: HarperCollins, 2011. Uncorr Proof Edition. First Printing. 245, wraps, notes, no index, some wear to cover edges, small rough spots inside front flyleaf Objecting to football's brutality, a movement of proto-Progressives led by Harvard University President Charles W. Eliot tried to abolish it. President Roosevelt acknowledged football's dangers but admired its potential for building character. In 1905 he summoned the coaches of Harvard, Yale, and Princeton to the White House and urged them to act; the result was the establishment of the NCAA, as well as a series of rule changes.
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460.
The Big Scrum; How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football. John J. Miller.
New York: Harper (An Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers), 2011. First Edition [Stated], First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. xi, [3], 256 pages. Appendix. Notes. Index. Slightly cocked. John J. Miller is the director of the journalism program at Hillsdale College, in Michigan. He also writes for National Review, for which he was previously the national political reporter, The Wall Street Journal and other publications. Miller attended the University of Michigan, where he was the editor in chief of the conservative student newspaper the Michigan Review. He joined National Review in 1998, and continues to contribute to National Review Online. His books include The First Assassin, a thriller set during the Civil War, The Big Scrum: How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football, and The Polygamist King: A True Story of Murder, Lust, and Exotic Faith in America. He is the founder and executive director of the Student Free Press Association, a non-profit group best known for its news website, The College Fix. The Chronicle of Higher Education has called Miller “one of the best literary journalists in the country.”.
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461.
The Bush Dyslexicon: Observations on a National Disorder. Mark Crispin Miller.
New York: Norton, c2001. First Edition. Third Printing. 22 cm, 290, references.
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462.
Plain Speaking: An Oral Biography of Harry S. Truman. Merle Miller.
New York: Berkley Publishing Corp. 1974. 448, index, some soiling to fore-edge, binding somewhat shaken, DJ foxed & worn: small tears, sm pieces missing.
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463.
Star-Spangled Men: America's Ten Worst Presidents. Nathan Miller.
New York: Scribner, 1998. First Printing. 272, illus., notes, bibliography, index, soiling to a few pages, front DJ flap price clipped. Inscribed by the author. INSCRIBED.
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464.
Star-Spangled Men; America's Ten Worst Presidents. Nathan Miller.
New York: Scribner, 1998. First Printing. Hardcover. 272 pages. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. INSCRIBED.
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465.
Theodore Roosevelt: A Life. Nathan Miller.
New York: Morrow, c1992. First Edition. Fifth Printing. 24 cm, 624, illus., references, index, front board weak and repaired with glue, DJ worn, soiled, and small edge tears.
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466.
Executive Privilege: Two Centuries of White House Scandals. Jack Mitchell.
New York: Hippocrene Books, c1992. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 430, references, index, barcode sticker on rear DJ.
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467.
The Madisons: A Biography. Virginia Moore.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1970. First Printing. 568, illus., notes, bibliography, index, DJ somewhat worn: small edge tears/chips, front DJ flap price clipped. INSCRIBED.
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468.
Behind the Oval Office: Getting Reelected Against All Odds. Dick Morris.
Los Angeles, CA: Renaissance Books, 1999. Second Edition. First Printing. 646, wraps, appendix, index, slight wear to cover edges The author served as President Clinton's chief strategist in his reelection campaign from November 1994 through August 1996. This new edition includes over 200 pages of the actual agendas the author used for his briefing sessions with the president.
[Book #43123]
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469.
Behind the Oval Office: Winning the Presidency in the Nineties. Dick Morris.
New York: Random House, 1997. First Edition. First Printing. 359, index, slight wear to DJ.
[Book #49494]
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470.
The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt. Edmund Morris.
New York: Ballantine Books, 1980. 1st Ballantine Edition. Fourteenth Printing. 886, wraps, illus., notes, bibliography, index, covers and some pages creased, some wear to cover edges.
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471.
Theodore Rex. Edmund Morris.
New York: Random House, 2001. First Edition. First Printing. 772, illus., bibliography, notes, index, some wear and small tears to DJ edges, slight weakness to front board.
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472.
Theodore Rex. Edmund Morris.
New York: Random House, 2001. Sixth Printing. Hardcover. x, 772, [2] pages. Illustrations. Bibliography. Notes. Index. Some wear to DJ edges. Inscribed by the author. Edmund Morris (born May 27, 1940) is a British-American writer best known for his biographies of United States Presidents Theodore Roosevelt and Ronald Reagan. Theodore Rex is a straight account of Theodore Roosevelt's Presidency (1901–1909). Morris pointed out that "TR" was a subject so self-explanatory as to obviate any authorial intrusion into the narrative. The book, published by Random House, won the 2001 Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography. Colonel Roosevelt, the final book in Morris's Theodore Roosevelt trilogy, came out in 2010. City Journal called it "one of the best biographies in modern literature". In October, 2012 Morris published This Living Hand and Other Essays, an autobiographical collection of pieces on literature, music, and the presidency. The author was a Pulitzer Prize-winner.
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473.
Theodore Rex. Edmund Morris.
New York: Random House, 2001. Fifth Printing. Hardcover. x, 772, [2] pages. Illustrations. Bibliography. Notes. Index. Some wear to DJ edges. Signed by the author. "Signed by author " sticker on front of DJ. Edmund Morris (born May 27, 1940) is a British-American writer best known for his biographies of United States Presidents Theodore Roosevelt and Ronald Reagan. Theodore Rex is a straight account of Theodore Roosevelt's Presidency (1901–1909). Morris pointed out that "TR" was a subject so self-explanatory as to obviate any authorial intrusion into the narrative. The book, published by Random House, won the 2001 Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography. Colonel Roosevelt, the final book in Morris's Theodore Roosevelt trilogy, came out in 2010. City Journal called it "one of the best biographies in modern literature". In October, 2012 Morris published This Living Hand and Other Essays, an autobiographical collection of pieces on literature, music, and the presidency. The author was a Pulitzer Prize-winner.
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474.
Jimmy Carter: American Moralist. Kenneth Earl Morris.
Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 1996. First Printing. 25 cm, 397, illus., references, index, some wear and soiling to DJ.
[Book #36295]
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475.
John Adams. John T. Morse, Jr.
New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Co. 1898. Standard Lib. Edition. 18 cm, 338, index, some wear and soiling to boards. American Statesmen series.
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