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  • Fit for the Presidency?: Winners, Losers, What-Ifs, and Also-Rans
    Views : 172
    Pages : 400

    by: Seymour Morris Jr.

    Publisher: pPotomac Books

    description

    On the theory that experience is the best predictor of future performance, Morris (Supreme Commander: MacArthur’s Triumph in Japan, 2014, etc.) examines and evaluates, as any hiring committee might, the resumes of 15 men, all past applicants for the job of president.

    To judge the fitness for the Oval Office of figures as towe ... more

    Publish on

    2017-01-01

    ISBN-10: 1612348505

    ISBN-13: 9781612348506

    Language: English

  • Loving and Leaving Washington: Reflections on Public Service
    Views : 251
    Pages : 304

    by: John Yochelson

    Publisher: pPotomac Books

    description

    A dedicated public servant recounts his bicoastal career working in European security, economic policy, education, and other arenas.

    Born to Yiddish-speaking immigrants in Buffalo, Yochelson, the founder and president of Building Engineering and Science Talent, was 17 when he heard John F. Kennedy’s 1961 inaugural exhortation to ... more

    Publish on

    2016-08-01

    ISBN-10: 1612348246

    ISBN-13: 9781612348247

    Language: English