Political Profiles the Nixon Ford Years (Political Profiles)
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Political Profiles the Nixon Ford Years (Political Profiles)

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Published by Facts on File .
Written in English


  • Political structure & processes,
  • Presidents & Heads of State,
  • Ford, Gerald R,
  • Nixon, Richard M,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • 1945-,
  • Biography,
  • History,
  • U.S,
  • U.S.,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages824
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11110771M
ISBN 100871964546
ISBN 109780871964540

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These should be read along with Ford's own book, A Time to Heal: The Autobiography of Gerald R. Ford (New York, ). Jerald F. terHorst, Gerald Ford and the Future of the Presidency (New York, ), by the man who served Ford as press secretary until he resigned after the pardon, is a valuable prepresidential biographical study. The Nixon Presidency: Power and Politics in Turbulent Times (). Greene, John Robert. The Limits of Power: The Nixon and Ford Administrations (). Gellman, Irwin. The Contender: Richard Nixon: The Congress Years, to () Gellman, Irwin. The President and the Apprentice: Eisenhower and Nixon, () Kraus, Sidney.   Nixon Pardon Defined Ford Presidency Decem / AM / CBS/AP On a September Sunday in , President Ford told the nation it was time to "shut and seal this book" of Watergate by. Gerald Rudolph Ford Jr. (born Leslie Lynch King Jr.; J – Decem ) was an American politician who served as the 38th president of the United States from August to January Before his accession to the presidency, Ford served as the 40th vice president of the United States from December to August Ford is the only person to have Preceded by: Richard Nixon.

  Ford Wins Kennedy Award For 'Courage' of Nixon Pardon by her father's book, ''Profiles in Courage.'' not thought about the Nixon pardon in 25 years but that he now saw it differently. BOOK REVIEW. The author of this book is the well-known host of MSNBC's "Hardball." He made his name as a political pundit by publishing this book in , although his book Hardball: How Politics is Played, Told by One Who Knows the Game provided his lasting catchphrase. Matthews does "know the game," since he was a Congressional aide to . Books shelved as richard-nixon: Watergate by Thomas Mallon, All the President's Men by Carl Bernstein, In the Arena: A Memoir of Victory, Defeat, and Ren. The Nixon and Ford Years. Use this special page to help your students explore the eras of Presidents Nixon and Ford. Choose from the various teaching activities and primary sources to get students to think critically about turning points from to DocsTeach is a product of the National Archives education division. Our mission.