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The Reagan paradox

American foreign policy in the 1980s

by Coral Bell

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Reagan, Ronald,
    • Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) -- History -- 20th century,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1981-1989

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-176) and index.

      StatementCoral Bell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE876 .B45 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 182 p. ;
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2211032M
      ISBN 100813514738, 0813514746
      LC Control Number89033722

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        In exploring the paradox of Ronald Reagan, a (seemingly) ordinary man who became an extraordinary leader, D'Souza did not have access to the treasure trove of handwritten manuscripts that became the basis of Reagan, In His Own Hand: The Writings of Ronald Reagan that Reveal His Revolutionary Vision for America and so was forced to make his case Cited by: On Janu , the Space Shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after liftoff, leading to the death of its seven crewmembers. The nation was stunned after this horrifying incident—about 17% of the nation watched it unfold live on television. That same day, President Ronald Reagan delivered this .

      , The Reagan paradox: American foreign policy in the s / Coral Bell Rutgers University Press New Brunswick, N.J Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. A single book cannot capture Ronald Reagan's life-Reagan himself wrote his autobiography twice. Yet with all the books available about Reagan by historians, journalists, and political aides.


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