Nixon: Volume 1 - The Education of a Politician 1913-1962

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

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First edition. A couple small spots on page ridge, jacket a bit toned, ink gift note on front endpaper. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 752 pp. From acclaimed biographer Stephen E. Ambrose comes the life of one of the most elusive and intriguing American political figures, Richard M. Nixon. From his difficult boyhood and earnest youth to bis ruthless political campaigns for Congress and Senate to his defeats in '60 and '62, Nixon emerges life-size in all his complexity. Ambrose charts the peaks and valleys of Nixon's first fifty years -- his critical support as a freshman congressman of the Truman Doctrine and the Marshall Plan; his involvement in the House Committee on Un-American Activities; his aggressive pursuit of Alger Hiss; his ambivalent relationship with Eisenhower; and more. It is the consummate biography; it is a stunning political odyssey.

Title: Nixon: Volume 1 - The Education of a Politician 1913-1962

Author: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Categories: Political Science, American Presidents,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1987

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2269216

Keywords: GOVERNMENT POLITICS BIOGRAPHY HISTORY PRESIDENTIAL,