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rise of the Vice-Presidency.

Irving G. Williams

rise of the Vice-Presidency.

by Irving G. Williams

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Published by Public Affairs P. in Washington .
Written in English


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19 Joel K. Goldstein, The Modern American Vice Presidency (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, ), p. 20 See 63 Stat. , adding the Vice President to the statutorily specified members of the National Security Council. 21 Dorman, The Second Man, p. 22 Ibid., pp. ; Williams, The Rise of the Vice Presidency, p. Roger Morris's Richard Milhous Nixon: The Rise of an American Politician is an impressive, immersive work of narrative biography. It's a massive tome on Nixon's early career through his election to the Vice Presidency, probing Nixon's background and personality in the context of the wild, ever-changeable climate of California politics.4/5(8).

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Published inKirkus Reviews described the work as a “valuable book of American history.” Other work includes Very Strange Bedfellows: The Short and Unhappy Marriage of Nixon & Agnew, Public Affairs (), and Joe Biden: A Life of Trial and Redemption.

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The American Presidency examines the constitutional foundation of the executive office and the social, economic, political, and international forces that have reshaped it.

Authors Sidney M. Milkis and Michael Nelson broadly examine the influence of each president, focusing on how these leaders have sought to navigate the complex and ever-changing terrain of the executive office and revealing. Witcover’s new encyclopedic volume The American Vice Presidency: From Irrelevance to Power, published by Smithsonian Books, traces the evolution of the office and features 47 biographical essays.

The rise of the vice presidency took a sharp upward trajectory with the vice presidency of Walter Mondale. In Goldstein’s work we see how Mondale and Jimmy Carter designed and implemented a new model of the office that allowed the vice president to become a close presidential adviser and representative on missions that mattered.

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