Item description for The Cold War Presidency: A Documentary History by Thomas S. Langston...
Organized chronologically by president, The Cold War Presidency brings the tension and the drama of the Cold War to life from the perspective of the men who occupied the Oval Office. Inside this comprehensive single volume, students and readers will discover an extensive collection of primary source documents alongside original, analytical essays on the U.S. presidents and their roles during the Cold War. The pairing together of these useful materials allows researchers to learn comprehensively or selectively about the interdependence of the presidency and the Cold War.
Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at promiseangels.com!
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.25" Width: 7.25" Height: 10.25" Weight: 2.75 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2006
Publisher CQ Press
ISBN 1933116382 ISBN13 9781933116389
Availability 0 units.
More About Thomas S. Langston
Thomas Langston is chair of political science at Tulane University and also serves as feature editor of "The Historical Presidency" in Presidential Studies Quarterly. Published widely on the American presidency, civil-military relations, and American political development, he is author of The Cold War Presidency: A Documentary History; Uneasy Balance: Civil-Military Relations in Peacetime America since 1783; George Washington; Lyndon Baines Johnson; With Reverence and Contempt: How Americans Think About Their President; and Ideologues and Presidents: From the New Deal to the Reagan Revolution.