Flight Of The Eagle by Conrad BlackFlight Of The Eagle by Conrad Black

Flight Of The Eagle

byConrad Black

Hardcover | May 10, 2013

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    A strategic history of the United States by the bestselling author of biographies of Roosevelt and Nixon

In this magisterial new history of the United States, spanning from the New World through the outcome of the 2012 presidential election, acclaimed writer and historian Conrad Black examines the rise of the world's supreme power, its recent decline, and its ultimate strengths and future, and the contributions of leading figures, including Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Andrew Jackson, Henry Clay, Abraham Lincoln, U.S. Grant, Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Roosevelt and Winston Churchill, Harry S Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, Richard M. Nixon, and Ronald Reagan.

CONRAD BLACK is the author of critically acclaimed biographies of Maurice Duplessis, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Richard Nixon. The former head of the Argus and Hollinger corporate groups and of London's Telegraph newspapers, Black is also the founder of Canada's National Post, and a columnist there and at the National Review Online (Ne...
Title:Flight Of The EagleFormat:HardcoverDimensions:768 pages, 9.3 × 6.49 × 1.98 inPublished:May 10, 2013Publisher:McClelland & StewartLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:077101371X

ISBN - 13:9780771013713

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Praise for The Invincible Quest: The Life of Richard Milhouse Nixon:"Black is a versatile and thorough biographer who brings not only sympathy but eloquent clarity to his task....Black's superb volume, incorporating much new research, is an important and worthy addition to the literature." Publishers Weekly"A rollicking read....[Black] has a rare talent for serious history, and the talent to tell it well." The Guardian