By Ronald E. Powaski

This ebook examines the presidency in 20th century the United States and explores why a few presidents be triumphant as makers of U.S. overseas coverage whereas others fail, occasionally tragically. It explores each one president's ability to use his talents to a overseas coverage factor within the face of competition that can come from various resources, together with the Congress, the Pentagon, the kingdom division, the click, and sometimes their very own in-house advisers. This quantity particularly focuses on Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, Herbert Hoover, Franklin D Roosevelt, and Harry Truman. 

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