Examines the leadership styles of earliest presidents, men who served at a time when it was by no means certain that the American experiment in free government would succeed. This book explains how th...
Robert Dallek's brilliant two-volume biography of Lyndon Johnson has received an avalanche of praise. Now Dallek has condensed his two- volume masterpiece into what is surely the finest one-volume bio...
Only the U.S. Congress has the constitutional power to declare war, but from Truman on, commanders in chief have been steadily asserting their right to use armed force. American troops have now fought...
Fernando Henrique Cardoso received a phone call in the middle of the night asking him to be the new Finance Minister of Brazil. As he put the phone down and stared into the darkness of his hotel room,...
Description Photo Mug . Guards stand on duty during the ceremonial welcome at Horseguards for Mexico s President Felipe Calderon in London. more
A2 (59x42cm) Poster . Britain s Queen Elizabeth II reacts as Irish President Michael D. Higgins and his wife Sabina (not pictured) prepare to leave Windsor Castle in Windsor, after the first State vis...
Description A2 (59x42cm) Poster . Britain s Queen Elizabeth II reacts as Irish President Michael D. Higgins and his wife Sabina (not pictured) prepare to leave Windsor Castle in Windsor, after the first State vis... more
Description A2 (59x42cm) Poster . Queen Elizabeth II during a Northern Ireland-themed reception at Windsor Castle, during the first State visit to the UK by the Irish President Michael D Higgins. more
Description Photo Mug . The State Banquet for the State Visit of the Indian President Prathibha Patil in Windsor Castle. more
Description Jigsaw Puzzle (300 Pieces) . President Michael Gorbachev of USSR, In 1991 more
Description A2 (59x42cm) Poster . President Barack Obama shoots hoops on the White House basketball court during a break between meetings May 7 2010., more
AdvantagesGreat soundtrack, fascinating story, well acted,
DisadvantagesBrutally realistic at times,
Advantagescentral location, jacuzzi baths, helpful staff
Disadvantagesnot consistent in its standards
AdvantagesThe first of a long series of books about Inspector Appleby
DisadvantagesNot always easy reading and a complicated plot.