Advising Ike: The Memoirs of Attorney General Herbert Brownell
University Press of Kansas, 1993 - Biography & Autobiography - 406 pages
In this enlightening volume, Brownell--the man Dwight D. Eisenhower said would make an outstanding president--recounts his achievements and trials as the GOP's most successful presidential operative of the 1940s and '50s, and as Attorney General at a crucial time in American history. Political science professor an coauthor, Burke is the author of The Institutional Presidency. 26 photographs.
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Early Years I
Working with Tom Dewey
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