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Author Buchanan, Patrick J. (Patrick Joseph), 1938- author.

Title Nixon's White House wars : the battles that made and broke a president and divided America forever / Patrick J. Buchanan.

Publication Info. New York : Crown Forum, [2017]

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Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  973.924 BUCHANAN    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  973.924 BUCHANAN    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  973.924 BUC    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Adult  973.924 BUC    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 436 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [422]-424) and index.
Contents Introduction: Nixon in the 60s -- Left behind -- Storm warnings -- "The great Silent Majority" -- Agnew's hour -- American kulturkampf -- The Nixon court -- The second reconstruction -- Converting the Catholics -- Cambodia and Kent State -- The seven weeks war -- The Pentagon papers -- Nixon in China -- "Turn all the dogs loose" -- St. George & the dragon -- Watergate erupts -- "Burn the tapes!" -- Before the Watergate Committee -- Saturday night massacre -- Final days -- Ex-president, 1974-1994 -- Appendix.
Summary A former advisor and speechwriter to President Nixon describes what it was like working in the White House, from Vietnam and the Paris Peace Accords, to the creation of the EPA, the opening of diplomatic ties with China, and the Watergate break-in.
Subject Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994.
Buchanan, Patrick J. (Patrick Joseph), 1938-
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 -- Friends and associates.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Political consultants -- United States -- Biography.
Presidents -- United States -- Staff -- Biography.
Speechwriters -- United States -- Biography.
Political culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Crisis management in government -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-1974.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political.
HISTORY / United States / 21st Century.
Buchanan, Patrick J. (Patrick Joseph), 1938- (OCoLC)fst00211763
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994. (OCoLC)fst00031384
Crisis management in government. (OCoLC)fst00883630
Friendship. (OCoLC)fst00935174
Political consultants. (OCoLC)fst01069231
Political culture. (OCoLC)fst01069263
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
Presidents. (OCoLC)fst01075723
Presidents -- Staff. (OCoLC)fst01075812
Speechwriters. (OCoLC)fst01129431
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9781101902844 (hardback)
1101902841 (hardback)
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