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Author Ambar, Saladin M.
Title How governors built the modern American presidency / Saladin M. Ambar.
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2012.
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 Floor3  JK511 .A45 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiii, 185 p. : ill ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-177) and index.
Contents The hidden prince: unveiling the presidency's executive narrative -- Emerging executives of the Second Republic, 1876-1912 -- Theodore Roosevelt and the new American executive, 1881-1911 -- An "unconstitutional governor": Woodrow Wilson and the people's executive -- Prince of the Hudson: FDR's Albany executive -- "Undoing the framers' work": executive power and American democracy.
Subject Presidents -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Presidents -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Executive power -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Executive power -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Governors -- United States -- Powers and duties.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1933.
ISBN 9780812243963 (hbk. : alk. paper)
081224396X (hbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 756912958