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The Nixon presidency

twenty-two intimate perspectives of Richard M. Nixon

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Published by University Press of America, Miller Center, University of Virginia in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Nixon, Richard M. 1913-,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-1974.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Kenneth W. Thompson.
      SeriesPortraits of American presidents ;, v. 6
      ContributionsThompson, Kenneth W., 1921-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE176.1 .P83 1982 Vol. 6, E855 .P83 1982 Vol. 6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 416 p. ;
      Number of Pages416
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2381810M
      ISBN 100819164151, 081916416X
      LC Control Number87010479

      Nixon Had Some Successes, Before His Disgrace Joan Hoff is a research professor of history at Montana State University and the author of "Nixon Reconsidered.'' J Octo A Tangled Web. Mr. Bundy talked about his book, A Tangled Web: The Making of Foreign Policy in the Nixon Presidency, published by Hill & book.

      Mr. Bradlee talked about the career and presidency of Richard Nixon. He focused on the personality of Nixon and his relationship with the press. He also talked about the presidential campaign. Nixon's major accomplishments were in foreign policy. He formally ended the more than 20‐year freeze in American relations with the People's Republic of China and promoted closer ties with the Soviet Union through détente, the use of increased contact between countries to reduce political tensions. Nixon's domestic agenda included the New Federalism, a policy that sought to limit the power.

      Start studying Chapter Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. What about Nixon's character and presidency contributed to the Watergate scandal? Nixon was defensive, secretive, and resentful of his critics What was the significance of the book Silent Spring? New book cites three times Nixon held hands with bagman Bebe Rebozo. By Paul Bedard, Staff Writer Dec. 8, By Paul Bedard, Staff Writer Dec. 8, , at a.m.


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