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Accidental Presidents

Eight Men Who Changed America

by Jared Cohen

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The strength and prestige of the American presidency has waxed and waned since George Washington. Accidental Presidents looks at eight men who came to the office without being elected to it. It demonstrates how the character of the man in that powerful seat affects the nation and world.Eight men have succeeded to the presi...
Publish Date
2019
April 8
Goodreads rating
4.09
ISBN
9781501109829
Tags
historynonfictionpoliticssocial-sciencesbiography-and-memoir
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
Jan 28, 2020
If you think today’s politics are wild, read #AccidentalPresidents by @jaredcohen to learn more about the 8 times in history a President died in office, and the unbelievable stories of assassinations and conspiracies that helped define American history:     source
Apr 09, 2019
A timely book that is highly relevant to today's politics.     source