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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 39 related to Thinking In Time: The Uses Of History For Decision Makers.    

Memo to the President Elect

Madeleine Albright - Political Science - 2009 - 352 pages
The next president will face the daunting task of repairing America's core relationships and tarnished credibility after the damage caused during the past eight years. In Memo ...
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Depression to Cold War: A History of America from Herbert Hoover to Ronald ...

Joseph M. Siracusa, David G. Coleman - History - 2002 - 300 pages
Organized around the office of the president, this study focuses on American behavior at home and abroad from the Great Depression to the onset of the end of the Cold War, two ...
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The Limits of Empire: The United States and Southeast Asia Since World War II

Robert J. McMahon - History - 1999 - 276 pages
The most complete picture to date of how U.S. strategies of containment and empire-building spiraled out of control in Southeast Asia, investigating also how the demoralizing ...
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Leadership in the Modern Presidency

Fred I. Greenstein - Political Science - 1995 - 430 pages
Nine political scientists and historians evaluate the leadership qualities of presidents Roosevelt, Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, and Reagan
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Hugh Brogan - History - 2014 - 264 pages
This invaluable account provides an excellent introduction to the Presidency of John F. Kennedy. To understand Kennedy's aims and achievements in the White House, it looks at ...
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The Cold War 1945-91

Michael L. Dockrill, Michael F. Hopkins - History - 2005 - 208 pages
Michael Dockrill's concise study of the early years of the Cold War between the Western Powers and Soviet Union has been widely acclaimed as an authoritative guide to the ...
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Dwight Eisenhower and American Foreign Policy during the 1960s: An American ...

Richard M. Filipink Jr. - History - 2014 - 162 pages
Dwight Eisenhower had a measurable impact on the foreign policy decisions of his Democratic successors during the 1960s due to his reputation as a military and foreign policy ...
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Triumphs and Tragedies of the Modern Presidency: Seventy-six Case Studies in ...

David M. Abshire - Political Science - 2001 - 330 pages
Leading Presidency scholars examine key cases of Presidential success and failure and the lessons learned.
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The Hidden Hand: A Brief History of the CIA

Richard H. Immerman - Political Science - 2014 - 264 pages
The Hidden Hand is a succinct accessible and up-to-date survey of the Central Intelligence Agency’s history from its inception in 1947 to the present. Covers both aspects of ...
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