Risk and Retribution

Osborne, John
November 1973
New Republic;11/10/73, Vol. 169 Issue 19, p10
Focuses on two books related to presidential powers. Criticism of U.S. President Richard Nixon's administration in "The Living Presidency," by Emmet John Hughes and "The Imperial Presidency," by Arthur M. Schlesinger; Discussion of the use of presidential power in the Vietnam war; View of Schlesinger regarding concentration of power in the presidency; Information on content of the books; Examination of the origin and evolution of presidential power.


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