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The president's first year: none were prepared, some never learned--why the only school for presidents is the presidency [electronic resource] / Douglas Alan Cohn.

Cohn, Douglas, author. (Author). Hughes, William, 1957- narrator. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781504660938 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1504660935 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (540 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : 2016.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by William Hughes.
Summary, etc.: A fascinating new angle on presidential history, assessing the performances of all forty-four presidents in their freshman year of the toughest job in the world. Grouped by the issues the new presidents confronted in their first year in office, The President's First Year takes listeners into the history, thought processes, and results on a case-by-case basis, including how the presidents' subsequent actions prove that they learned-or didn't learn-from their mistakes. From George Washington to Barack Obama, The President's First Year details the challenging first twelve months of all our presidents' tenures.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Presidents > United States > History.
Presidents > United States > Biography.

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