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Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1994. Revised Edition. First Thus? Printing. 22 cm, 424, wraps, references, index, pencil erasure on half-title, sticker residue on cover, includes a new postscript. Pulished earlier by Norton, New York, c1992. A study of the medical and political events surrounding the attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan on 30 March 1981, the deception of the public about his condition, and the refusal to transfer power to Vice President Bush per the 25th Amendment.
New York: Viking, 2004. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. ,419,  pages. Notes. Index. Inscription by Mark Green reads 1/30/04 Pat, With great affection, admiration & gratitude. Best, Mark. A critical look at the presidency of George W. Bush reveals how the current administration has used misstatements, half-truths, distortions, and other deceptions to mislead Americans and how this manipulation has led to failed policies, hindered homeland security, damaged foreign relations, and undermined efforts to improve the economy. Eric Alterman (born January 14, 1960) is an American historian, journalist, author, media critic, blogger, and educator. He is a CUNY Distinguished Professor of English and Journalism at Brooklyn College and the author of eleven books. From 1995 to 2020, Alterman was "The Liberal Media" columnist for The Nation. He is a contributing writer there. Mark Joseph Green (born March 15, 1945) is an American author, former public official, public interest lawyer, and Democratic politician from New York City. Green was New York City Consumer Affairs Commissioner from 1990 to 1993 and New York City Public Advocate from 1994 to 2002. Green won Democratic primaries for the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Senate, and mayor of New York City, in each case losing the general election.
Malibu, CA: American Academy of Achievement, 1995. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Hardcover. Unpaginated. Illustrations (some in color). Decorative front cover. No dust jacket present. Since 1961, the American Academy of Achievement has annually presented--at the "salute to excellence" program--the Golden Plate Award to extraordinary and inspiring "exemplars of excellence" in the great fields of endeavor (as partially listed on the pages of this hardbound program. The program lists the recipients from each of the thirty-three preceding events. Tom Clancy was the 1995 Host Chairman. The Presentation of Golden Plate Awards was narrated by Charles Kuralt and Tom Selleck. Among the members of the Golden Plate Awards Council were: Maya Angelou, Pat Conroy, Paul Anka, Johnny Cash, Michael DeBakey, Dominick Dunne, Russell Baker, Jimmy Carter, Robert De Niro, James Billington, Barry Diller, Clint Eastwood, Bill Gates, John Horner, Julius Erving, Stephen Jay Gould, Gerald Ford, John Grisham, Lou Holtz, Quincy Jones, Michael Jordan, Sherry Lansing, Naomi Judd, Leon Lederman, Wynton Marsalis, Edmund Morris, Sol Linowitz, David McCullough, Charles Kuralt, George Lucas, Marvin Minsky, Paul Nitze, Colin Powell, Martin Scorsese, Leontyne Price, Glenn Seaborg, Burton Richter, Norman Schwarzkopf, Tom Selleck, John Shalikashvili, Barbara Streisand, Neil Sheehan, Herschel Walker, Oprah Winfrey, Steven Spielberg, James Woolsey, Lesley Stahl, Edward Teller, and Chuck Yeager.
New York: HarperPerennial, 1996. Ninth Printing. 660, wraps, illus., notes, bibliography, index In the author's judgment, only four presidents proved equal to the challenge of dealing with intelligence: George Washington, Dwight Eisenhower, John Kennedy, and George Bush. Many others ignored intelligence, mistrusted it, misused it, or were unbelievably naive about it.