Presidency 1976.

by Congressional Quarterly, Inc.

Publisher: Congressional Quarterly in Washington, D.C

Written in English
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  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1977-1981.,
  • United States -- Economic policy -- 1971-1981.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1977-1981.
  • The Physical Object
    Pagination1 vol. (various pagination) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15120826M
    ISBN 100871871084
    LC Control Number74004270

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As a result, this book sometimes feels like you are reading a book written by Cliff Claven. At points, it is simply fact after fact after fact with little interpretation or context.

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Learn about famous presidents of the past as you read about how the president works to win the people's vote, transitions into the presidency, and strives to make our nation a .President Ford won the Republican nomination for the Presidency inbut lost the election to his Democratic opponent, former Governor Jimmy Carter of Georgia.