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Author: 
Jeanne Nienaber Clarke
Reviewer: 
Roger Biles

Biles on Clarke, 'Roosevelt's Warrior: Harold L. Ickes and the New Deal'

Jeanne Nienaber Clarke. Roosevelt's Warrior: Harold L. Ickes and the New Deal. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996. xvii + 414 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-5094-3.

Reviewed by Roger Biles (East Carolina State University) Published on H-Pol (July, 1996)

Author: 
Roger Biles
Reviewer: 
David Farber

Farber on Biles, 'Richard J. Daley: Politics, Race, and the Governing of Chicago'

Roger Biles. Richard J. Daley: Politics, Race, and the Governing of Chicago. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 1995. x + 292 pp. $38.00 (library), ISBN 978-0-87580-199-5; $18.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87580-566-5; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87580-567-2.

Reviewed by David Farber (Barnard College ) Published on H-Pol (December, 1995)

Author: 
John Robert Greene
Reviewer: 
Thomas Langston

Langston on Greene, 'The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford (American Presidency Series)'

John Robert Greene. The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford (American Presidency Series). Lawrence, Kan.: University Press of Kansas, 1995. . $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0638-2; $15.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-0639-9.

Reviewed by Thomas Langston (Tulane University) Published on H-Pol (December, 1995)

Author: 
Peter Goldman, Mark Miller, Tom Mathews, Andrew Murr, Thomas M. DeFrank
Reviewer: 
Roger Biles

Biles on Goldman and Miller and Mathews and Murr and DeFrank, 'Quest for the Presidency, 1992'

Peter Goldman, Mark Miller, Tom Mathews, Andrew Murr, Thomas M. DeFrank. Quest for the Presidency, 1992. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1994. xv + 742 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89096-644-0.

Reviewed by Roger Biles (East Carolina State University) Published on H-Pol (August, 1995)

The Presidency as Prize

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