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Great work that explains the expansion of Executive power in the US Government far beyond the expectations of the Founding Fathers. Read morePublished 19 months ago by LFD
Read with "Command and Control," "Democracy Incorporated," and "Oligarchy" and you'll get a great commentary on the condition of our republic.Published 20 months ago by Patrick McGovern
Great book, I'm not finished with it so I'll up the review at a later date.Published 20 months ago by Katherine
Anyone interested in the logic behind the decision to use the bombs should read this book. There are many opinions, but fewer facts. An engaging and thorough treatment.Published 23 months ago by A
CONCERNS WITH AMERICA'S OBSESSION WITH ISMS AND IT'S POST WAR OPEN DOOR POLICY ARE NOT NEW AND THE MANHATTAN PROJECT AND GEORGE BUSH'S WAR ON TERROR HAVE LEAD DIRECTLY TO THE... Read morePublished on September 15, 2013 by ESTELLA DAVIS
Wills writes with such clarity and dispatch that this book is a pleasure to read. The basic thesis is terrifyingly spot-on, and his myriad examples of the abuse of presidential... Read morePublished on August 20, 2013 by Kylo Ginsberg
This has become one of my highly recommended reads. It is well written and it explains exactly how the power of the bomb has affected the executive branch from Truman to the... Read morePublished on February 27, 2013 by Star_Girl
Yet ANOTHER tour de force by Garry Wills. Ever wondered how so much power ever became concentrated in the Executive branch? Read morePublished on December 21, 2012 by Canus Major