The Presidential Game

The Presidential Game : The Origins of American Presidential Politics

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This book explains why the presidential selection process deviated from its originally intended course, and points out the historical disparity between the republican ideal and actual political practices.show more

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  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 137.2 x 200.7 x 22.9mm | 340.2g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0195034554
  • 9780195034554

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The best (perhaps only) presidential synthesis suggested by a historian that is logically and factually compelling. It provides a simple, cohesive, and intelligent overview of a complex political process...Historians will read this book with enjoyment and immense profit. The Journal of American History A delight for serious students of American presidential politics. History: Reviews of New Booksshow more

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