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Title When life strikes the president [electronic resource] : scandal, death, and illness in the White House / edited by Jeffrey A. Engel and Thomas J. Knock.
Publication Info New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2017]



Descript xi, 342 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents A crisis of his own contrivance : Andrew Jackson's break with John C. Calhoun / Daniel Feller -- "I am president" : John Tyler, presidential succession, the crisis of legitimacy, and the defense of presidential power / Aaron Scott Crawford -- Personal loss and Franklin Pierce's presidency / Michael F. Holt -- Abraham Lincoln and the death of his son Willie / Michael Burlingame -- "One long wilderness of despair" : Woodrow Wilson's stroke and the League of Nations / Thomas J. Knock -- Calvin Coolidge : "when he went the power and the glory of the presidency went with him" / Amity Shlaes -- The splendid deception of "Doctor" Roosevelt / Frank Costigliola -- The Kennedy family through sickness and death / David Nasaw -- Lyndon Johnson at home and abroad / Randall B. Woods -- A depressed and self-destructive president : Richard Nixon in the White House / Jeremi Suri -- Governing during a time of crisis : the Reagan presidency / Kiron K. Skinner -- The Clintons : the politics of the personal / William Chafe.
Note .
ISBN 9780190650759 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780190650766 (Updf)
9780190650773 (Epub)
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Subject Presidents -- United States -- Health -- Case studies.
Presidents -- United States -- Psychology -- Case studies.
Presidents -- United States -- Decision making -- Case studies.
Political corruption -- United States -- Case studies.
Alt author Engel, Jeffrey A.
Knock, Thomas J.
Descript xi, 342 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents A crisis of his own contrivance : Andrew Jackson's break with John C. Calhoun / Daniel Feller -- "I am president" : John Tyler, presidential succession, the crisis of legitimacy, and the defense of presidential power / Aaron Scott Crawford -- Personal loss and Franklin Pierce's presidency / Michael F. Holt -- Abraham Lincoln and the death of his son Willie / Michael Burlingame -- "One long wilderness of despair" : Woodrow Wilson's stroke and the League of Nations / Thomas J. Knock -- Calvin Coolidge : "when he went the power and the glory of the presidency went with him" / Amity Shlaes -- The splendid deception of "Doctor" Roosevelt / Frank Costigliola -- The Kennedy family through sickness and death / David Nasaw -- Lyndon Johnson at home and abroad / Randall B. Woods -- A depressed and self-destructive president : Richard Nixon in the White House / Jeremi Suri -- Governing during a time of crisis : the Reagan presidency / Kiron K. Skinner -- The Clintons : the politics of the personal / William Chafe.
Note .
ISBN 9780190650759 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780190650766 (Updf)
9780190650773 (Epub)
Subject Presidents -- United States -- Health -- Case studies.
Presidents -- United States -- Psychology -- Case studies.
Presidents -- United States -- Decision making -- Case studies.
Political corruption -- United States -- Case studies.
Alt author Engel, Jeffrey A.
Knock, Thomas J.

Subject Presidents -- United States -- Health -- Case studies.
Presidents -- United States -- Psychology -- Case studies.
Presidents -- United States -- Decision making -- Case studies.
Political corruption -- United States -- Case studies.
Descript xi, 342 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents A crisis of his own contrivance : Andrew Jackson's break with John C. Calhoun / Daniel Feller -- "I am president" : John Tyler, presidential succession, the crisis of legitimacy, and the defense of presidential power / Aaron Scott Crawford -- Personal loss and Franklin Pierce's presidency / Michael F. Holt -- Abraham Lincoln and the death of his son Willie / Michael Burlingame -- "One long wilderness of despair" : Woodrow Wilson's stroke and the League of Nations / Thomas J. Knock -- Calvin Coolidge : "when he went the power and the glory of the presidency went with him" / Amity Shlaes -- The splendid deception of "Doctor" Roosevelt / Frank Costigliola -- The Kennedy family through sickness and death / David Nasaw -- Lyndon Johnson at home and abroad / Randall B. Woods -- A depressed and self-destructive president : Richard Nixon in the White House / Jeremi Suri -- Governing during a time of crisis : the Reagan presidency / Kiron K. Skinner -- The Clintons : the politics of the personal / William Chafe.
Note .
Alt author Engel, Jeffrey A.
Knock, Thomas J.
ISBN 9780190650759 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780190650766 (Updf)
9780190650773 (Epub)

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