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The Imperial Presidency by  Arthur M. Jr SCHLESINGER - First Edition - 1973 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

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The Imperial Presidency

by SCHLESINGER, Arthur M. Jr

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. Very good or better in very good dustwrapper. Hardcover has dustwrapper chipped at edges, corners and spine, smudged. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

From two-time Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., comes one of the most important and influential investigations of the American presidency. The Imperial Presidency traces the growth of presidential power over two centuries, from George Washington to George W. Bush, examining how it has both served and harmed the Constitution and what Americans can do about it in years to come. The book that gave the phrase “imperial presidency” to the language, this is a work of “substantial scholarship written with lucidity, charm, and wit” (The New Yorker).




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