Seeing Spots: A Functional Analysis of Presidential Television Advertisements, 1952-1996. By William L. Benoit.

Shaping and Signaling Presidential Policy: The National Security Decision Making of Eisenhower and Kennedy. By Meena Bose.

The Watergate Crisis. By Michael A. Genovese.

The Shaping of Containment: Harry S. Truman, the National Security Council, and the Cold War. By Sara L. Sale.

The Reconstruction Presidents. By Brooks D. Simpson.

The Presidency of Richard Nixon. By Melvin Small.

Whittaker Chambers: A biography. By Sam Tanenhaus.

Republican Empire: Alexander Hamilton on War and Free Government. By Karl-Friedrich Walling.