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The Resource Accidental presidents : death, assassination, resignation, and democratic succession, Philip Abbott

Accidental presidents : death, assassination, resignation, and democratic succession, Philip Abbott

Label
Accidental presidents : death, assassination, resignation, and democratic succession
Title
Accidental presidents
Title remainder
death, assassination, resignation, and democratic succession
Statement of responsibility
Philip Abbott
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.0099
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E176.49
LC item number
.A33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The evolving American presidency series
Label
Accidental presidents : death, assassination, resignation, and democratic succession, Philip Abbott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-225) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Succession and democratic theory -- John Tyler: "I can never consent to being dictated to" -- Millard Fillmore: "God save us from Whig vice presidents" -- Andrew Johnson : "I care not about my dignity" -- Theodore Roosevelt: "There's only one life between that madman and the presidency" -- Chester A. Arthur: "He isn't Chet anymore, he's the president" -- Harry S. Truman: "I felt like the moon, the stars, and all the planets had fallen on me" -- Lyndon Baines Johnson: "For millions of Americans I was still illegitimate, a naked man with no presidential covering, a pretender to the throne, an illegal usurper" -- Calvin Coolidge: "I thought I could swing it" -- Gerald Ford: "I am acutely aware that you have not elected me as your president" -- Conclusion: Refounding succession
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
233 p.
Isbn
9780230607668
Lccn
2007048029
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn378603888
Label
Accidental presidents : death, assassination, resignation, and democratic succession, Philip Abbott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-225) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Succession and democratic theory -- John Tyler: "I can never consent to being dictated to" -- Millard Fillmore: "God save us from Whig vice presidents" -- Andrew Johnson : "I care not about my dignity" -- Theodore Roosevelt: "There's only one life between that madman and the presidency" -- Chester A. Arthur: "He isn't Chet anymore, he's the president" -- Harry S. Truman: "I felt like the moon, the stars, and all the planets had fallen on me" -- Lyndon Baines Johnson: "For millions of Americans I was still illegitimate, a naked man with no presidential covering, a pretender to the throne, an illegal usurper" -- Calvin Coolidge: "I thought I could swing it" -- Gerald Ford: "I am acutely aware that you have not elected me as your president" -- Conclusion: Refounding succession
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
233 p.
Isbn
9780230607668
Lccn
2007048029
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn378603888

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