The Wars of Watergate: The Last Crisis of Richard Nixon

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W. W. Norton & Company, Mar 17, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 733 pages
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"The definitive account of Watergate." —St. Louis Post-Dispatch

  

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User Review  - Oreillynsf - LibraryThing

A remarkable recouting of the scandal and the last days of the Administration. Watergate-philes will enjoy it, but I would encourage people who didn't follow it, or were too young to follow it, to ... Read full review

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User Review  - dougwood57 - LibraryThing

At least for those us who cut their political teeth during the 1960's and 1970's, Watergate and Vietnam were the watershed events. There was life before Watergate and Vietnam and life after. Stanley ... Read full review

Contents

Triumph and Foreboding Election Night 1972
3
The Man on Top
77
Taps and Spies
102
Nixon and Congress
126
Media Wars
161
Book Three
185
Watergate and the Campaign of 1972
212
November 1972March 1973
242
Let Others Wallow in Watergate Agnew the Tapes
383
JanuaryMay 1974
443
Well Al there goes the Presidency
471
Judgment Days The Supreme Court and
506
The burden I shall bear for every day
553
In the Shadow of Watergate
574
Richard Nixon Watergate and History
612
A Note on Sources
623

JanuaryMarch 1973
265
We have to prick the Goddam boil and take the heat
290
Book Four
321
What did the President know and when did he know it?
350
Notes
631
Index
691
Copyright

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Nixon Reconsidered
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About the author (1992)

Stanley I. Kutler is E. Gordon Fox Professor of American Institutions at the University of Wisconsin and author of several books on American constitutional history.

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