New PDF release: Historical Dictionary of the Barack Obama Administration

By Michael J., II Pomante ,Scot Schraufnagel

The election of Barack Obama as president of the USA in November 2008 used to be a right away old occasion. despite his legacy as leader govt, President Obama will without end be remembered because the first African-American president. Barack Obama is now serving his moment time period as president, so this turns out a great time for an preliminary survey of his successes, disasters, and demanding situations. Governing in a society ripe with ideological and partisan polarization, the Obama management has been surrounded by way of controversy, a lot of it synthetic through his rivals yet salient nonetheless.

The Historical Dictionary of the Barack Obama Administration covers the historical past of his existence and his presidency via a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and a bibliography. The dictionary part has over 2 hundred cross-referenced entries on very important personalities, together with the president, his advisors, his kinfolk, his competitors, and his critics, in addition to contributors of Congress, army leaders, and foreign leaders. This publication is a crucial entry element for college students, researchers, and someone attracted to the presidency of Barack Obama.

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