Dallek Matthew Books
Books di Dallek Matthew
Defenseless Under the Night
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Hardcover)
As the bombs fell on Guernica, the Blitz terrorized Britons, and atrocities were reported from Nanking-even before Pearl Harbor--Americans watched and worried about attacks on their homeland. In 1941, US mayors urged President Franklin D. Roosevelt to form a federal agency to focus on mobilization and citizen protection....
The Right Moment
edizioni Oxford Univ Pr on Demand collana Oxford Univ Pr on Demand (Paperback) , 2004
Ronald Reagan's first great victory in the 1966 California governor's race is one of the pivotal stories of American political history, a victory that seemed to come from nowhere and has long since confounded his critics. Just four years earlier Governor Edmund "Pat" Brown was celebrated as the "Giant Killer" for his...