AUTHOR ARCHIVES

Akhil Reed Aamar

Results 1-1 of 1

The Second Term

January 4, 2013 Second terms in the White House have, in many cases, ranged from the disappointing to the disastrous. Sick of the political infighting that intensified after his reelection, George Washington could hardly wait to retire to Mount Vernon. Ulysses S. Grant’s second term was plagued by political scandal and economic panic. ...