Nixon: Volume 3 : Ruin and Recovery, 1973-1990

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Simon and Schuster, 1991 - Biography & Autobiography - 667 pages
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Nixon's late career is the political story of the century. With a historian's perspective, Ambrose unravels one of the major mysteries of American political life: How this fascinating president destroyed and then resurrected himself. 16 pages of photographs.

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Review: Nixon Volume #1: The Education of a Politician, 1913-62 (Nixon #1)

User Review  - Jonathan Frankel - Goodreads

Great Read. Ambrose is very even-handed in his bio of Nixon. I did not know anything about Nixon's early years (only W-gate and on) and got new perspective on that time and when some of the Watergate players began to join the Nixon staff. Look forward to reading Vol 2 (1962-72) Read full review

Review: Nixon Volume #1: The Education of a Politician, 1913-62 (Nixon #1)

User Review  - Scott Holstad - Goodreads

This is a LONG, well written bio that I didn't finish. I'm ashamed to admit to that, but I was reading it on a Nook and I'm not a huge fan of electronic readers and it was taking SO very long to get ... Read full review


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About the author (1991)

Historian Stephen E. Ambrose grew up in Wisconsin and attended the University of Wisconsin and the University of Louisiana. Ambrose is considered to be one of the foremost historical scholars of recent times and has been a professor for over three decades. He is also the founder and president of the National D-Day Museum in New Orleans. His works include D-Day: June 6, 1944: The Climactic Battle of World War II, Citizen Soldiers: The U. S. Army from Normandy Beaches to the Bulge to the Surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944-May 7, 1945, Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest and Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson and the Opening of the American West. Abrose served historical consultant on the motion picture Saving Private Ryan.