Becoming Great

Goodwin, Doris Kearns
January 1977
New Republic;1/22/77, Vol. 176 Issue 4, p29
Presents several lessons important to public officers whose ambitions extend beyond the satisfaction of simply being U.S. president. Qualifications of a presidential leadership; Information on previous presidents who have escaped the dangers of diffusion; Role of the choices made during the early months of a presidency in limiting or extending the possibilities of the entire administration.


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