How Governors Built the Modern American Presidency
Saladin M. Ambar
184 pages | 6 x 9 | 2 illus.
Cloth 2012 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4396-3 | $55.00 | £36.00
A volume in the Haney Foundation Series
Saladin M. Ambar's innovative study is the first book to explicitly credit governors with making the presidency what it is today. This book explodes the idea that the modern presidency began after 1945, instead placing its origins squarely in the Progressive Era. Read more . . .