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The presidency of James Madison

Author: Robert Allen Rutland
Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1990.
Series: American presidency series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Covers all major events of the Madison administration, including the War of 1812 and the push for national expansion.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rutland, Robert Allen, 1922-
Presidency of James Madison.
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1990
(OCoLC)610400533
Named Person: James Madison; James Madison; James Madison; James Madison
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Allen Rutland
OCLC Number: 1151091004
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 233 pages).
Contents: Prologue --
Storm signals from the senate --
The Virginia dynasty continues --
More "splendid misery" --
A time to heal, a time to wound --
The dogs of war unleashed --
The fuse of war sputters --
A capital's not for burning --
Dawn of an era, twilight of a party.
Series Title: American presidency series.
Responsibility: Robert Allen Rutland.

Abstract:

Henry Adams portrayed James Madison as a president who lacked decisiveness and administrative skills. This study describes Madison as a practical statesman who decreased conflicts in his Cabinet and  Read more...
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