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Gerald R. Ford: An Honorable Life
by James Cannon
contributions by Scott Cannon
University of Michigan Press, 2013
Cloth: 978-0-472-11604-1 | eISBN: 978-0-472-02946-4
Library of Congress Classification E866.C35 2013
Dewey Decimal Classification 973.925092

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

“Not since Harry Truman succeeded Franklin D. Roosevelt twenty-nine years earlier had the American people known so little about a man who had stepped forward from obscurity to take the oath of office as President of the United States.”
—from Chapter 4

This is a comprehensive narrative account of the life of Gerald Ford written by one of his closest advisers, James Cannon. Written with unique insight and benefiting from personal interviews with President Ford in his last years, Gerald R. Ford: An Honorable Lifeis James Cannon’s final look at the simple and honest man from the Midwest.

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