The Resource Mr. President : how and why the founders created a chief executive, Ray Raphael

Mr. President : how and why the founders created a chief executive, Ray Raphael

Label
Mr. President : how and why the founders created a chief executive
Title
Mr. President
Title remainder
how and why the founders created a chief executive
Statement of responsibility
Ray Raphael
Title variation
How and why the founders created a chief executive
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers the story of how the American presidency was shaped during the Constitutional Convention, in a history that includes Gouverneur Morris, James Madison, and George Washington, each trying to see his vision for the office of the president realized
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raphael, Ray
Dewey number
352.230973
Index
index present
LC call number
JK511
LC item number
.R36 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Borzoi book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • United States
Label
Mr. President : how and why the founders created a chief executive, Ray Raphael
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Precedents (for better and mostly worse). Little gods on earth : monarchs and their governors ; Revolution and the retreat from executive authority -- Part II. Conjuring the office. First draft ; Second guesses ; Gouverneur Morris's final push -- Part III. Field tests. Selling the plan ; The launch ; Washington and the challenge to transcendent leadership ; System failure : partisan politics and the election of 1800 ; Jefferson stretches the limits
Control code
ocn747232711
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780307595270
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011033471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)747232711
Label
Mr. President : how and why the founders created a chief executive, Ray Raphael
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Precedents (for better and mostly worse). Little gods on earth : monarchs and their governors ; Revolution and the retreat from executive authority -- Part II. Conjuring the office. First draft ; Second guesses ; Gouverneur Morris's final push -- Part III. Field tests. Selling the plan ; The launch ; Washington and the challenge to transcendent leadership ; System failure : partisan politics and the election of 1800 ; Jefferson stretches the limits
Control code
ocn747232711
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780307595270
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011033471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)747232711

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