George W. Bush: A Biography

George W. Bush: A Biography

by Clarke Rountree

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313385001
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/02/2010
Series: Greenwood Biographies Series
Pages: 197
Sales rank: 495,322
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

About the Author

Clarke Rountree, PhD, has authored dozens of articles and two books that analyze political and judicial discourse.

Table of Contents

Series Foreword ix

Acknowledgments xi

Introduction xiii

Timeline: Events in the Life of George W. Bush xvii

Chapter 1 Great Expectations 1

Chapter 2 Growing a Bush in Texas 15

Chapter 3 The Nomadic Years 33

Chapter 4 Governor Bush 53

Chapter 5 A Historic Election Battle 67

Chapter 6 A Compassionate Conservative Becomes a War President 79

Chapter 7 The War against Terrorism 101

Chapter 8 The Iraq War 113

Chapter 9 Squeaking into a Troubled Second Term 131

Chapter 10 The Lame Duck 147

Chapter 11 Bush's Legacy 167

Selected Annotated Bibliography 183

Index 191

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